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Stitching Status: A Textured Test Knit

I posted this time lapsed video on Instagram on Saturday. I’ve been working on a test knit for Alicia Plummer for the last 10 days and I’ve just got 20 rows of ribbing on my last sleeve and it will be blocked. 327 more words


Blackberries and Cream Test-Knit

Thanks to Laura Dear of Black Crow Knits, I was able to check off “test-knit” from my 2017 To-Learn List. You may remember that I whipped up a version of her… 259 more words


Boreraig - A new free hat pattern from Heather Furse

Delighted to see that Heather has made this hat available free.  I was lucky to enough to be one of the test knitters and have to say it is one of the nicest hats I have knit in a while.    89 more words

More socks

Hi there, how are you today? I hope you are fine. On my side all is well. This morning was the first really winter cold morning. 1,022 more words


Testing Out Test Knitting

As I’ve mentioned before, I would like to try designing some original patterns. I’m interested in shawls, scarves, and 3D items, and may eventually want to try some garment designs when I get really ambitious. 401 more words

Some Kino Knits Love

With any given luck, Mary and I are hanging out at Rhinebeck right now so while I’m gone here’s a little blog post I wrote for her :) 539 more words


FO: Woodstack Mittens

In January, I did my very first test knit for one of my favorite pattern designers, Jane Richmond. I lover her patterns because they’re so clean and easy to follow and her designs are still modern and fresh. 256 more words