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Lilli Pilli

I suddenly realised that I have forgotten to show you my finished Lilli Pilli!

Some thoughts on knitting and wearing this shawl:

  1. It is pleasantly large.  
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It appears that patterns have a life of their own in my head.  I start with a general idea of what I want to do, get a semblance of a pattern together, and start knitting.   127 more words


Things in between

I wanted to say firstly, thank you all so much for liking the Bark sock design!  I always find it nerve-racking to issue a sock pattern – to see it so well received is a massive relief and I am very grateful to all of you for your support! 387 more words


A weekend ramble

We’re trying to make it a habit to get out of the house for a wander around the area every weekend.  While not a hard thing for me, the young boy can take some persuasion to shut down the tablet and get his head out of the matrix for a while.   311 more words



Beware the fearsome Seadragonus Giganticus Maximus!  One of the most fearsome of all the dragons in the book series “How to Train Your Dragon… 668 more words


Treebeard and Poppy socks and the Social Wool Fair

So overjoyed was I at being able to have a week of regular hours that I completed these socks in exactly one week.

Pattern:  Treebeard… 622 more words


Three bags full, Wonders of Wool

It was a most wonderful day yesterday.  The market was packed, the purchases fast and furious, and many, many crinkly paper bags full of wool went walking out the door, carried by very happy owners. 1,436 more words