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The Vintage Shetland Project

When I was in Edinburgh recently I bumped in to the lovely Susan Crawford, looking radiant.  The first thing she said to me was that her latest book would be with me very soon. 307 more words


Easter Bunny Hat Pattern

Adult size

My New Year’s resolution this year was to get over my fear of color work in knitting.  I think it’s safe to say I have succeeded! 906 more words


My First Try at Fair Isle/Stranded Knitting

As a knitter I feel like I’m constantly looking for new challenges. Lately, I’ve been watching a lot of YouTube videos on how to do Fair Isle/Stranded Knitting. 594 more words


A New Hat

I haven’t shown you any knitting lately because I haven’t finished many projects. I have a number of bigger ones on my needles and they just go on and on. 152 more words


Catching up

My Stavanger jumper is ready! To be honest, it had been finished two weeks ago but life kept me too busy to update my blog and show you the sweater that brought me so much stress, frustration but also joy to knit. 332 more words


Flat White by Casapinka

I got to finish a sweater for Casapinka!

Flat White is a pullover sweater with lovely Fair Isle detailing around the neckline. This one knit up fast for her trip to Edinburgh Yarn Festival this week! 85 more words


Stranded colourwork

Life has been busy recently and I don’t have as much time for knitting as I’d like to. The only project I’m working on in the evenings is my first real stranded colourwork garment: the… 393 more words