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Claire Tank

The Claire Tank was released this week in the spring/summer 2016 issue of knit.wear (formerly knit.purl which was formerly knit.wear) .  This design had been kicking around in my head for the past few years in various iterations, including a… 108 more words

Yarn in Focus: Shibui Baby Alpaca

Vital statistics

100% alpaca
100 g/233 metres
DK/8 ply
Gauge: 22 stitches = 10 cm on 4 mm needles

What better way to welcome autumn than with Shibui Baby Alpaca, which is also our… 515 more words


New Spring Knits

This week there were a lot of patterns that caught my eye for the Spring & Summer seasons, and April is no doubt my top choice, knit with delicate Piper.   45 more words


Meet the Maker: Kirsten Johnstone, Assemblage

Kirsten and her new pup Zali. She is wearing Namiki, a design with a treetops motif, knit in Woolfolk Tynd.

It is no secret that all of us at Sunspun are huge fans of knitwear designer and architect Kirsten Johnstone from Assemblage. 1,871 more words

Shiny and Chrome

Getting a good start to a new year and a new adventure with some quick and dirty contact cards – I really wanted something to hand out to friends and possible clients during this transitional phase. 91 more words


Xmas and 2015 in Review

Can you believe it is Xmas time already?!?!?

2015 has been a big year here at Sunspun

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immaculate imperfection

Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.
– Salvador Dali

The Kintsugi Cup

At the juncture of Perfection and imperfection,
Lays Immaculate Imperfection. 227 more words

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