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#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 86: 'Marie Curie Mittens' by Emily Bujold

When science and knitting collide

‘Marie Curie Mittens’ is an excellent pattern for a pair of pretty colour work and beaded mitts, celebrating the work of famous scientist Marie Curie and her husband. 136 more words


Mrs Lear mitts

As I mentioned earlier, I have two patterns in the new Defarge Does Shakespeare book that’s coming out soon (digital copy out tomorrow, March 27th, print version ships two weeks later). 487 more words


#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 79: 'Maroo Mitts' by Ambah

Simple colour work project

The simple yet stylish ‘Maroo Mitts’ are a great first colour work project as well as being perfect for a little stash-busting. 102 more words


Edinburgh Yarn Festival Wrap-up and Daffodils too

I can’t believe it’s been one week already since returning from Edinburgh. Time flies, and Janice and I have been quite busy, both with work, DIY, knitting, designing, and looking after our families. 886 more words


WiP Wednesday: Rainbow fingerless gloves

Last week I found myself knitting another unexpected item, a very simple pair of fingerless gloves (mitts if you’re American) from a free pattern on Ravelry. 84 more words


Journal: 16 March 2015

Since my last post, I: finished the mitts with my Christmas-present yarn, made a few new tatted bracelets, finished plying my hand-spun yarn, started knitting a shawl(ette) with it, chugged away on my Sierpinski blanket and my big green scarf, dyed some things, and did a bunch of mending that really needed to be done but ate into my creative crafting time. 611 more words

Tatted Lace

#FreeYourSkein2015 Day 72: 'Fair Isle Mitts' by Clare Hutchinson

Use up those scraps in these funky mitts!

Today we’ve a fantastic free mitt pattern for you to enjoy. The ‘Fair Isle Mitts’ by Clare Hutchinson are a great way to use up mini-skeins or leftovers to create a fun and interesting accessory. 75 more words