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FO: A Better Bucket Hat

After I cast off the Plain and Simple Pullover I immediately cast on a hat from the Old Maiden Aunt BFL Aran I bought at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival. 263 more words

Knitting And Crochet

Welcome Back!

How has it been a year since my last post?

It’s been a busy year -

New Job

New House

New Hobby

I am still crocheting and knitting, I have even mastered socks! 34 more words


FO: Plain and Simple Pullover

It’s finished! So glad to get this off the needles. I love the finished product but it has been such a slog, not helped by trying to stick to working on it either. 270 more words

Knitting And Crochet

Coloured Diamonds Cowl

“Every hand made item carries a bit of the makers soul. I think everyone should have something handmade from someone who loves them.”-Audrey Kerchner

I always love reading about pattern designers and who they are and why they knit and design. 195 more words


About yokes: new ones and 30 years old ones

I have a soft spot for stranded yokes and nordic designs. They often come togeter.

For some reason they always catch my eye, whether it’s on Ravelry, in a shop, on the street, I’ll… 432 more words


National Crochet month~ floral pouch 

hello my dear friends and readers.

Friday already?

I got this great project for you to try this weekend. As part of crochet month, I thought  why not work on something beautiful and lacy. 183 more words

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Yellow mist: the joys of illness-crafting

Today I have the flu. None of your gratuitously sexist man flu, either, this is the proper, dizziness-and-wheezing kind, which tells me that after the winter either the year’s flu bug has mutated far enough to render my jab ineffectual or the jab itself has exceeded its useful life. 855 more words