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We’re nearly ready for the summer solstice, but the weather is rainy and even cold sometimes. This photo is from a couple weeks ago, but now I’m writing in almost the same light, waiting for another storm.  151 more words



Today’s hap is by talented Edinburgh-based Lucy Hague, and you can read Lucy’s fascinating account of the inspiration behind it over on Jen’s blog… 318 more words


Hand-dyed indie yarns

Being a yarn junkie, anything hand-dyed automatically shouts out to me. So having grown up with Colinette yarns (my local hand-dyed yarn) in Ippikins, I consider myself spoilt from appreciating all these gorgeous colours. 844 more words


Command Scarf

As well as finishing and blogging about my book this week (Welcome to Night Vale), I also managed to finish my first ever lace weight yarn project. 405 more words


Bramblewood, Haps and Dyeing Yarn

When I was driving around today I had a thought about whether there’s an Industrial or EBM DAB radio station. Chances are slim, to be honest, so when I got home I loaded up my MacBook and searched for some online music instead. 966 more words


Affinity KAL with Purlescence

A while ago Sarah from Purlescence and I talked about the possibility of our linking up on a knit-a-long (KAL) using one of the patterns from the… 512 more words



Last time I talked about teaching myself the continental method of knitting. Well, now I’m so used to it I can’t imagine knitting any other way! 154 more words