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Meeting Makers - The Author

I first met author, Catherine Johnson, when the two of us jumped into a cab together on our way to a conference. As Catherine chatted, I was secretly eyeing up her Fair Isle cardigan. 1,035 more words

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A Very Modified Cardigan

This is the Cable and Lace Cardigan from the Debbie Bliss Mia pattern book, knitted in Marine wool. The eagle-eyed amongst you may spot one key modification. 405 more words

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Della lana e dell'amore

Ho un desiderio. Quello di avere delle pecore e saper filare la lana. Realizzare un maglione dal principio. Non so se esista in natura qualcosa di simile a un filato così caldo e avvolgente sia da indossare che da lavorare, in grado di mantenere il calore ma anche il freddo. 793 more words


The Drapey Knit Dress Roars

This is the Drapey Knit Dress that really doesn’t deserve to exist. Or I don’t deserve to have sewn it. First, I cut out a piece back to front. 152 more words

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The Ingredients For A Breton Stripe

Something about the combination of a coloured stripe with a white one creates a clean and crisp look that will always endure. Dr Christine Boydell… 158 more words

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Is Doing Better Than Done?

I received some sympathetic comments on Instagram this week when I shared evidence of a sock being unravelled. But, honestly, I didn’t mind so much. The stitches were soon back on my needle and a heel flap magically emerging as I sat on top of the bus. 195 more words

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My Manifesto For Happiness - Monochrome Style

Photographing this today was ALL the fun, but you should visit my Instagram account to see the full details. I had quite the little helper… 247 more words

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