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Deep Ocean Twist

So, I cast on my latest acquisition, using a free pattern from garnstudio.com called Rose Twist. It is knitted with one strand each of Drops Alpaca and Kid-Silk on 5mm needles.I replaced Drops Alpaca (100% Alpaca) with Nord which is a 45% Alpaca, 30% Polyamide, 25% Wool mix (same yarn group), and you’ll notice that I changed the Kid-Silk colour from blue-grey to petrol as the former totally ‘diluted’ the beautiful blue-green of Nord (colour is deep ocean – mix).  191 more words

Stitching

landscape with coats

This is it.

Spot the handstitching, echoing the  original crewel work. Spot the pink and  high lustre green/gold. I am still not sure that this is right yet, some days it reads as a landscape, others it is a mish mash, others it is enigmatic and intriguing.  151 more words

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New Beginnings

Woolly Delights is the brainchild of Suhasini and Surabhi Sinha.

Most girls are taught stitching or knitting in school and some boys too. Of course, our grandmothers were experts in these fields which led to many hand made sweaters, hats and scarfs being gifted to us.  43 more words

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Let's shake a Pineapple!

Hi Go-go fans!

Madie here to share my post this month. I recently went to Bali for a holiday and have a ton of pictures to scrapbook so don’t be surprised if that’s all you will see from me for a while. 247 more words

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