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All of the pink and black

A few years ago I happened to go through a phase of picking up a decent amount of white yarn on sale. I didn’t have any plans for it at the time, but it seemed like a good idea, and as it turn out, it was. 334 more words

Fibre Crafts

Shop Update 08.05.15

There are lots of good things for this week’s update.

First some gorgeous colours of 4ply British wool and nylon



Mosaic Floor

Octarine… 125 more words

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Lace Leaf Shawl

When Claire from Mollie & Claire asked if anyone fancied doing a shawl KAL back in March, I jumped at the chance.

I had long admired each one of her ten versions of the Lace Leaf shawl pattern by Mary Henderson ( 403 more words


My first attempt at baby socks and stripes

I made some baby socks using a free pattern on Ravelry and some My First Regia yarn. They were very quick to knit up but the first one I knitted ended up with an overly long foot. 351 more words


Shop Update 03.04.15

Happy Easter.

No chocolate or eggs here – but lots and lots of gorgeous yarn.

First up is some bold self striping Britsock.

Just Because. … 231 more words

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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


Striped Socks...Belatedly

I gave more knitted gifts for Christmas last year than I had before. Usually I start around Thanksgiving, and it doesn’t take a genius to realize that that’s not enough time to make more than a couple of items. 149 more words