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During our West Highland Way club, we ran a couple of competitions: the first for interesting / creative uses of colour, using my Craigallian hat as a template . 859 more words


Sand Shawl Modification

Hi everyone! And good morning!

As promised (and with the designer’s permission), I have some modifications to share for the Sand Shawl by Kephren Pritchett… 380 more words


Arrows Sweater (and My Love Letter to Isager and ÅLJ)

When I bought the wonderful book ÅLJ by Marianne Isager, I was instantly captivated with this lovely light sweater in blueish color. The book is celebrating the famous Danish knitwear designer Åse Lund Jensen who died way too early in 1977 and left her yarn business to the young and talented Marianne Isager who was only 23 years old at the time. 373 more words


Wibbly Wobbly (Timey Wimey) Spa Cloth Pattern and a Knit-a-Long

Hello, dear knitters!  I’m thrilled to introduce a new pattern, the Wibbly Wobbly Spa Cloth.

This is a fun cable-and-lace spa cloth.  It knits up quickly and the stitch pattern is engaging.  200 more words


What's going on?

I’m back to being a bit distracted. I haven’t knit much more than a few of rows really since my last Once Upon a Sock post. 319 more words


Free Spring Wrist Warmer Knitting Pattern!

With the coming of spring-like weather (well, at least for some of us) our inclinations when it comes to knitting may change. Unless we’re working months ahead (and there of course those organized individuals who certainly… 176 more words


New projects

I’m busy pattern writing at the moment; 3 knitting patterns so far. It’s not my first venture into this but the last time when we relied on paper patterns and couldn’t switch on a computer and type in ‘knitting patterns for cardigans’. 124 more words