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New project! 

I’m taking part in the Instagram autumn shawl swap whereby you knit a shawl for someone and someone else makes one for you. It’s great fun following what everyone else is making – and then getting something fab at the end of it! 116 more words

Knitting

Help me! I think I have a problem!

And that problem is that I’m now obsessed with lace shawls.  I can’t stop looking at patterns.  I’ve even gone digging through my stash and found a bunch of yarn I could use . 208 more words

Inspiration

Inspiration: Lace Shawls

All this talk about lace (and blocking lace) has gotten me itching for a new project (despite the fact that I have a million other projects I need to be working on, and I’m working more than 40 hours a week for the summer- Wheee!). 130 more words

Inspiration

Blocking: Lace

Nothing makes me happier than finishing a big lace project- a shawl, a scarf, or a fancy-pants sweater, and stretching it out across my blocking boards.  203 more words

Knitting

Yes, I Like This Thing. This Thing Is Good.

There are patterns that have been on my to-do list for years. I don’t know why it takes me so long to get to them; quite often I have the yarn and needles ready and have purchased the pattern but still they languish in the back of my stash for months and months. 401 more words

Knitting

Finishing my summer shawl swap shawl

Just cast off…
Before blocking…


Blocked…


Ta-dah!

Close ups!



Pattern: Mustardseed by Boo Knits

Yarn: Eden Cottage Yarns Milburn 4ply in Harvest Gold.

Needles: 4.5mm Knitpro Basix bamboo circular & 4.5mm Knitpro Rosewood straight needles. 30 more words

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