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Blood in the Depths

In later years, it was largely believed that Fair Isle, a tiny spit of an island between Sumburgh Head and Mainland, Shetland, which would eventually be claimed by Scotland, was originally settled by Bronze Age traders. 1,281 more words

Short Story

Siblings & Litigation 

I see a problem in the future.

Baby number two is well on the way and I’ve started making things for him – if I blog about those things will Molly see a time in her future where she can lay claim to them due to the title of the blog? 408 more words


Fire Festival KAL Winners

Hello everyone, so last week I asked you to vote on your favourites for the winners of the Fire Festival KAL and you didn’t disappoint, 736 of you voted in the two category’s and the winners were: 277 more words

Jamieson And Smith

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Hearts Around joins Hearts Abound.

The knit version of the Hearts Abound beanie gets an upgrade with a custom heart shaped pom pom on top. 137 more words


Diamond Fair Isle Cushion

In case you’ve been curious about fair isle, here is a free pattern for a cushion which showcases a diamond pattern.

And if you’re looking for more of a challenge, visit my etsy (naluknits.etsy.com) and take a look at my Lotus Cushion.  348 more words

Knitting Goals for 2017

Well it’s nearly April and I am just now starting my list of goals for 2017. Perhaps one of my goals for next year should be to do this a little earlier in the year, but better late than never! 620 more words


A Fine Day For Fair Isle

What better way to welcome spring than with a ear warmer headband?

For the last two weekends, I have been working on learning how to knit fair isle/ stranded color work.   548 more words