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Not long ago I was given quite a few spinning bits and pieces and one of the items was an Ashford lazy kate. It’s in immaculate condition but unfortunately didn’t have any of the brass rods to hold the bobbins. 571 more words

Bits And Pieces

Knitting books - Next Step series by Patons

I have spoken before on my blog about knitting books and magazines. I have developed quite a collection. My weakness for magazines is probably something that should be curtailed, it could literally never end. 438 more words


The fantastic Mr Selfridge!

A couple of weeks ago my little family paid a visit to Highcliffe castle, it’s a lovely historical place near us that is not only beautiful to look at but is also under much needed renovation. 141 more words


Insta-YarnGiveAway #2

Destashing continues at the iknit2purl2 household.  For my second InstaGiveAway, I’ve put together the following goodies:

How do you get a chance win this awesome yarn and book? 206 more words



Hello everyone, I know I have been missing in action this week and have not posted much but I will not apologise this time because I really needed some time away. 676 more words

Finished projects, in progress, and new ones

Hello everyone, sorry about the radio silence recently. For once I am actually managing to get a fair bit of work done on the PhD, so trying not to distract myself with blogging (though following other blogs and obsessively stalking patterns on Ravelry is still occurring!) 389 more words

Knitting Pattern

Knitting Knowledge

These are roughly all of my knitting books.  I recently gave away one called Knitting with Balls, a knitting book for men.  It’s actually got a lot of gender-neutral projects like… 503 more words