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Shawls All Around

Or, one Finished Object and my other WIPs

Although I don’t wear them nearly often enough (the weather is just too warm for me most of the time), I love shawls and wraps. 527 more words


Purse Stitch crescent selvedges

Thinking about Purse Stitch made me think about how to incorporate it into crescent shawl selvedges. Understanding its structure helped me figure out how to mirror it along the two edges. 282 more words



Oh gosh. Since when did it become December!? Christmas is just around the corner, and there is still so much to do!

Isn’t it funny how the end of a year provokes a whole range of thoughts around life, deadlines, accomplishments, wishes. 914 more words


And all is forgiven

You might have noticed, dear reader, that I complain an inordinate amount about the great greyness, but then the slush melts and the clouds clear and the only memory of those grim days is a project called… 6 more words


Shieldmaiden Shawl

You have probably already seen this on my Instagram feed, but my latest shawl has been up on Ravelry for a couple of weeks now and it is called the Shieldmaiden.   142 more words


Reporting the Launch of some WIPs

Last week after getting some big projects out of the way I pulled out more craft stuff and got going on the Christmas knitting and messed with some other crafts. 291 more words


Faroese shawls - a family story

When the first two editions of the book, 215 Shawl Designs, sold out, it became a valuable sought-after item – even in the Faroe Islands. 773 more words