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Palestinian Embroidery

The heating was broken this morning but the atmosphere was warm as ever in the Glasgow Women’s Library as 35 of us crowded round in the main room of the library for the first of a ten week set of sessions on Palestinian embroidery with textile designer… 823 more words


The Chicago Cowl - Free Knitting Pattern

I’m always so thankful for the love and support my Etsy customers show me. To show my appreciation I’m offering this knitting pattern for The Chicago Cowl for FREE! 256 more words


My Dad - wooden things for wool

In this post I am sharing with you a little bit about my dad as over the last few years dad has kindly made me wooden things to use with my knitwear. 345 more words


Like Momma Used to Make

An outfit post, at long last! January has been busy busy busy and the weather has been a little bit crazy. I’m so disappointed I missed out on a snowy photoshoot, hey maybe there’ll be another chance, fingers crossed. 129 more words


White and one other

I always find bi-colour knitting quite pleasing. A combination of two well-chosen colours can really pop. (I have a secret hankering to knit something in aubergine-purple and lemon-yellow, just because those two colours look amazing together when it’s fruit and veg. 631 more words


Sea Change

A few weeks ago I sat and designed, yes designed, with graph paper, pencil, ruler and gauge swatch, a hat for myself that would do justice to the beautiful ball of Zauberball “spring is here” that I got as part of a Christmas gift back in 2014. 417 more words


More Finished Knits!

Another Fibre Friday this week, because things were finished. (Yay!)

A while ago, I showed you my Gates of Moria mitts. Now they have thumbs! 69 more words