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Doing the Numbers


Starting where the last post left off…

I cast on 20 stitched on US size 9 (5.5mm) needles. That’s a huge size for fingering weight yarn, but felting/fulling always starts on large needles for the yarn.  524 more words


A Shawl to be ....

This will be a lovely summer shawl in soft pinks and oranges …. when completed. The warp is a warm grey which brings out the warmth of the weft. 32 more words


Skinheads in Focus

Hi everyone!

A few weeks ago I received a magazine that I had wanted for years! I was always asking for it here and there and nothing, but that very moment I stopped looking for it, I saw it and bought it and, of course, I had to share it with you all. 214 more words


Review: Myra Cowl and Colinton Australia Lace from Louet

A few weeks ago, Louet sent me a gorgeous skein of Colinton Australia Lace yarn to knit up the Myra cowl pattern by Trudy Van Stralen for review. 741 more words


Undocumented Yarn

Rethinking the Plans

Tapestry Mohair

I got four skeins of “Tapestry Mohair” yarn from Flying Goat Farm’s booth at Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival this year. 457 more words


Yarn!, Wonderful Yarn!

To a knitter one of the greatest thrills is holding and stroking a skein or ball of yarn. And of course while you pat, fondle and assess its texture, you are thinking, … what can I make with it, and which pattern would this look best in?! 1,361 more words

Les Belles Bouclettes