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Burgundy Beret

Outfit: Knit turtleneck top in burgundy with elbow length sleeves and turned back cuffs, worn with charcoal high waisted skirt featuring fine burgundy check and matching belt. 38 more words


Enormous? Not quite

Remember the BIG bear I was creating? She turned out much smaller.

Testing features- not right yet

Ouch! The needle slipped. Hubby called this an attack of the vampire teddy. 123 more words

Bear Making

Sample 1: Mohair

1 layer of merino, 1 layer of mohair.  The mohair is sooooo lovely to work with.  I wouldn’t use it as a full layer like this, but nice for embellishments.


Woolfest purchases

I must be honest with you dear friends! I was very restrained over the number of purchases that I made on my recent trip to Woolfest 2016 in Cockermouth. 151 more words

Finally done-Estonian mittens

Finally done with a pair of Estonian mittens I started last fall. The pattern is from Piecework Nov/Dec 1999 issue by Nancy Bush. They are called Kalev’s mittens.  68 more words


Hand spun, hand knit socks

Remember this hand spun sock yarn?

It had a long journey toward becoming a pair of socks.  Here we are early on, on the train… 226 more words

Neighbourhood Pleasures


As promised, here are more photos and details about my latest design with Colinton Australia. This started out as a long-sleeve sweater with different yarn, and after working on it for a short time, we changed direction. 492 more words

Elizabeth's Designs And FO's