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Fair isle fun

Time to play now that my manuscript has gone to the publishers.

Monday: Muffins, Moos and Musings

Actually, some of the muffins were made on Sunday, but I am still up (it’s nearly one am) and by the time this is posted you will be reading it on Monday except for those who are bolshie enough to live across the Great Divide from us and who will see it on Tuesday . 2,796 more words

Handcrafts

Don't like it? Break it and make it better.

I’m a great believer in not just leaving things alone – if something’s broken I like to fix it. In this case, this:

The Silje jacket… 169 more words

Sweater

Waves Mittens

I was born on Vancouver Island, where I grew up across the road from the ocean. My family spent summers and holidays on our sail boat, exploring the islands and bays of Desolation Sound. 561 more words

Knitting

W.I.P. Wednesday (a little late)

After finishing the sweater, I feel like I’m finally free to start working on other projects. I tend to let one consume me and forget about everything else. 404 more words

Knitting

Fair Isle first

I knit another hat. I knit a stranded colourwork hat. I can knit Fair Isle! Woah! This opens up a whole load of new knitting adventures! 209 more words

Icelandic Mittens Part 1: Must Try Harder

Awhile ago I started knitting the lovely Fair Isle pattern Icelandic Mitts from Hilary Grant’s book, Knitting From The North. 464 more words

Knitting