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Sock Vortex

The other day it was intimated that all I knit were socks.  Well, reading tis post, one might think that is the truth.  The reality is that they are very portable, which works great for taking in the car, to knitting night or the poolside in the summer.   511 more words


FO: Narcissa socks

It’s been a while since I’ve posted an FO.  So let’s put that right.  Here are my Narcissa Socks.

The pattern is from Knitting Wizardry, which is the UK title of a book of patterns inspired by Harry Potter.  178 more words


Learning to Knit Socks

I seem to have been busy with gardening & family stuff but have found time to learn to knit socks!

Thanks to Lucy at Attic24… 205 more words

Home & Family

Sunday Sevens (29th May 2016)

The Sunday Sevens series was created by Nat at Thread and Bobbins to share awesome and exciting things that don’t necessarily deserve a whole post of their own. 178 more words



“Kissing you is like

Walking home from the school bus stop

On a rainy day

With cold socks and

Wet shoes

And a little headache… 40 more words


Knitting in the Medieval Period

Knitting is something I had long thought of as being fairly modern, like, Elizabethan kind of modern. So I didn’t really pay much attention to learning to knit when I was a member of the local Spinners and Weavers group. 416 more words

14th Century