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That BitterBlue Shawl

I told you a while back about a shawl I was knitting in gradient colours, following a pattern called BitterBlue. Well, now it’s done and I’m very happy with it. 130 more words

Knitting Etc.

Shawl Knitting

I have been an admirer of Martina Behm’s patterns for a while and I recently bought a copy of Leftie from her Ravelry store. 220 more words


The Perfect Baby Blanket!

What is the perfect baby blanket?

My perfect baby blanket is a unique creation that was lovingly hand-painted, hand-pieced and hand-sewn by my maternal Grand-Mother. I was too young to remember when or how I was first introduced to this beloved blanket, but it is firmly woven into the fabric of many of my toddler memories. 1,528 more words

Les Belles Bouclettes

The Royal Bonnet

  So! The bank holiday weekend came and went, along with my special visitor, and much fun was had by all. We spent a very rainy Saturday morning photographing all kinds of knitwear and accessories and, just as we  were running out of projects to photograph or to knit, the news broke that the new princess has arrived! 276 more words

FFO Friday - The Extra F is for FINALLY

The Cassette Tape Vest is DONE!  

Click the link above for all the details on Ravelry!  The pattern is from Plymouth, #2691 Women’s 2 Piece Vest.   435 more words



Hello dear readers, I hope you aren’t champing at the bit to see Querido in a brand new sweater, because that’s nowhere close to happening yet. 363 more words


Knitting Zen

Last summer, I needed a distraction from restless leg syndrome whilst pregnant with my daughter and a hobby that wasn’t food focussed.  So somehow, I rediscovered knitting.   205 more words