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Back In Black

A while ago I bought a ball of yarn in Aldi, which is a discount supermarket in the UK/Europe. The ball of yarn was stupidly cheap….and the size of a small child….oh, and it was black, with little flecks of colour in it. 292 more words


Knitting Despite Impediments!

It wasn’t easy to document that Knitting progressed despite many roadblocks thrown in our way!

I started this post much earlier in the day, but the new Photos app for my recent IOS update had me stymied: it wants me to start paying for all the gb my photos take up on the web site. 315 more words


Return of Spring

And here we are!! The Return of Spring shawl. Three sizes are included in the pattern – light and perfect to keep the chill spring breeze at bay.

Womens Knitting Patterns

Knitting Expat Podcast - Episode 5 - Interruptions By Hugo - Shownotes ...

Hello everyone … welcome to the fifth episode of the Knitting Expat Podcast … I’m hoping for this to be a way for me to get more involved with the online knitting community … so please do get in touch … I’d love to hear from you … so far I’ve been loving the interaction with other knitters from around the world that this new avenue has opened up to me … come join the fun … 861 more words


// Nurmilintu.

I finished my Nurmilitu Shawl mid last week. Instead of doing grey stripes like I thought I would, I just kept with the blue, and I’m thoroughly pleased with how it turned out. 136 more words


Shawls are Triangles

Triangle shawls

To my mind a shawl is a triangle with three sides. A wrap is an oblong with four sides where two are long and two are short. 40 more words


A little bit of magic

This is MagicWaves by Kieran Foley. He describes it as “A large innovative lace pattern inspired by the rippling surface of the sea”.

I used Manos del Uruguay Lace yarn. 182 more words