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It doesn’t always have to be green

I recently finished a scarf for Older Soknitsome Daughter. We’d spent a cosy hour together last year browsing my yarn stash on Ravelry. I have a few skeins of green yarn, partly chosen with my daughter in mind. 137 more words


Starting with some lacework crochet...

I’ve just learnt a new skill over the summer, lacework crochet,  which is seriously infuriating and addictive in equal measure. It was on my vague ‘must try’ list at the start of new year, but, with work and everything I never got round to trying it! 461 more words


More determined than patient

This continued state of lack of knitting drive surges on. I think in one fail swoop I’ve managed to satisfy my beaded knitting craving and drop all projects that could have been done ages ago. 315 more words


Mediterranean Lace Shawl

I’m so pleased to have this pattern ready to share with you at last!  I’m continuing the theme of ocean inspired shawls (click through for… 2,013 more words


Knit Me: Manos del Uraguay Marina in Arboretum

A few months ago I was contacted by the folks over at Stitchcraft Marketing to see if I would be interested in knitting something out of… 317 more words


My little sister got married!

Last weekend I had the supreme honor of standing next to my little sister as she married the love of her life!  I also had the pleasure, this winter, of knitting her a shawl fit for her gorgeous wedding. 399 more words

FO Friday

Winter White

We’re in the midst of our second snowstorm in 4 days and it’s just beautiful.

While I took a break from knitting for most of January, I’m back at it and realizing how much I must get done in the next few months!   200 more words