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well past three hours and still no cowl

As I’ve said many times, I’m a slow knitter. I know that. I just plod along until I get to the end, a bit the way I walk. 75 more words


bean(ie) counting?

You remember how I’d hoped to finish that second beanie really quickly? Yeah, I know. Dooming myself to failure at the outset, wasn’t I? It has been such a busy time at work that there was an evening last week where I was asleep at the table, face down in my dinner much the way a toddler sometimes is. 312 more words



Thursday is my “new day off” since the challenge SEASONS finishes Wednesday night, and I work on looking for photos for the weekly¬† challenges/memes I participate in. 523 more words

Adventures Of An Artist

Knitting: A cosy cowl

I finished my knitted cowl last week! I’m so so happy because it feels like a win on multiple levels: I’ve finished a project, and quite quickly, I’ve used up most of the wool I bought at the Knitting and Stitching Show AND I used my brand new circular knitting needles to do it! 73 more words

Knit:: Mountain Cowl - My First Design

Whilst travelling around Europe last year I was inspired by all the different landscapes of the various countries. Along the way I made notes, made a few sketches and waited until I returned to the UK to put all that inspiration into some kind of yarny design Рmy pioneering venture into pattern writing. 558 more words


My Pinterest Life #14 - Glitter is Herpes

Hey All –

When will I learn? Glitter is evil. It spreads and shows up in unexpected places. Even when attached to other things, glitter will find a way to infect you. 391 more words


New Pattern: Pumpkin Spice

I’ve just added a new knitting pattern to my online stores on Ravelry and Love Knitting. This simple knitted cowl is an updated version of the previous cowl knitted in Kidsilk Haze, this time I’ve used an aran weight yarn. 284 more words