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Fools Gold Shawl

This lovely shawl was a Test Knit I completed in May for Britni Sherfield.  A lovely crescent shaped shawl that makes great use of short row shaping. 51 more words

Straight to the Point Beanie

A lovely hat test knit –  a simple and elegant design by Capestrainm on Ravelry.    Morgan Capestrain is the designers real world name and her website is knitcraftandknittery.com.  166 more words

Testing: Humus Shawl in 2-color Brioche

This is merely a sneak peek at my next shawl pattern, Humus. The shawl is worked from the top down, using basic stitches of two-color brioche. 182 more words

2-color Brioche

Testknitting Windcatcher

Lately, I have been working on another test knit. Windcatcher is a beautiful summer top, designed by Dieuwke van Mulligan (dutte on Ravelry; knitter’s kitchen… 269 more words


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