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Starting Over

Sometimes, in knitting — as in life — it becomes necessary to start over.  Perhaps not as painful as ripping back, but actually just saying “forget it!” and starting over.   211 more words


May Rolag Club: Oak Apple Day

Welcome to Forgotten Festivals Rolag Club!

This month we are celebrating Oak Apple Day on the 29th of May.

Oak Apple Day, also known as Royal Oak Day, celebrates the restoration of Charles II to the British throne. 656 more words


366 days of gratitude

“Are you wearing a singlet?”

This was my mother’s constant refrain in winter and any other time of the year if it was even slightly cooler than mild when I was a child and for reasons lost in the mists of time, I often wasn’t. 57 more words


Autumn Blues

My inspiration was this post from Juliet during IPM15. I too get the autumn blues and have to find things to wear during this time of the year.Here’s my version of the lovely blue merino dress she is sporting. 158 more words


My New Yarn

Ella Rae lace merino superwash extra-fine merino wool.

Seafoam Green,Greens,Teal  #208

Charcoal, Violet, Black. #148


Mix and Match Cardigan

I have my designers head on, machine knitting designers head no less!

I have no idea where the inspiration for this cardigan came from…I knew I wanted to knit some texture into a design but would it work? 1,007 more words

Check out our prices. 100% Merino DK

Shadows Discount Wools

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Katia 100% Merino DK

Shadows Discount Wools £3.65 per 50g ball
Love knitting £4.45 per 50g ball
Deramores £4.49 per 50g ball… 138 more words