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Slow Fashion October - Week 2

Week Two’s theme is small/sustainability and I’m a big fan of living with less. When my husband and I decided to buy a house we also vowed to get rid of a lot our stuff. 469 more words


FO: Tendrils

And to close out Wool Week, I thought I’d leave you with a final FO.

I actually finished this shawl several months ago, but I only got round to blocking it last weekend.  212 more words


FO: Jasper Baby Cardigan

I’ve just finished the second of my run of gifts for the autumn 2015 babies.  This is the Jasper Baby Cardigan.

The pattern was originally designed for a 4ply yarn, but I’ve worked it in Baby Cashmerino.  223 more words


Ten Years Later, My First Clapotis

I have two FOs to share today! First, my Purple Clapotis. Now, I have mentioned that well over twenty thousand other projects have paved the way for me on this one, right? 480 more words


How Much Do You Weigh?

Today’s post comes (once again) from our friend Melina Stamati of Hope Spot, in Thessaloniki, Greece. Hope Spot is a church/organization that is doing many amazing things in their community, including a massive focus on fighting, rescuing, and helping those who have been victims of human trafficking. 1,007 more words


FO: Glasgow Rose Shawl

There’s something magical about blocking lace knitting. You take something that’s crumpled and eggboxy and turn it into the airiest, crispest, most beautiful thing.  Blocking lace appeals to the same part of me that likes a good Ugly Duckling story. 395 more words


WIP-less Wednesday!

I have plenty of WIPs, but what I want to share with you today is an FO that I’m really excited about. So, over the summer I started knitting again after a bit of a hiatus, and it quickly became my best form of therapy. 268 more words