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Is it just me, or is it time for Bobble Hats?  Here’s one I knocked up in simple knit stitch, you can more or less guess the size you need assuming you’re making it for your own head.   128 more words


Ear, What's That on Your Hat?

I have often found silliness an utterly unavoidable character trait, and following this Thursday’s Knitting Circle, I once again felt helpless to resist my inner child.   217 more words

Arts And Crafts

Brighton Knitting Circle - More Men Knitting

Please note we no longer run the Brighton Knitting Circle but do keep an eye out for workshops & events in Brighton and London. Thanks for all the lovely times x… 81 more words

Knitting Brighton

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IMG_1499 Check out what's happening down at Brighton Arts Club, knitting every fortnight!


Chunky Yarn! Surely not!

I’ve been stitching to tell you all – in my ongoing conquest to delve into knitting objects of use (or not so much use) from around the home, I have started to knit delicious covers for my gadgets. 125 more words

Arts And Crafts

Going Potty

Potty for Pots!

I’ve recently been exploring various everyday objects. Much to my amusement, these have yielded a number of simple, self-designed knitting ideas.  Knitting with chunky yarns is brilliant fun; it allows for super quick results, and thus lends itself perfectly to any project where the outcome is either needed quickly, or in this case is perhaps a little uncertain or experimental. 310 more words

Arts And Crafts

Light Knitting

I want to talk about chunky yarn!

So, the thing about 100% Acrylic, Super Chunky Yarn is that you can make all sorts of hard wearing things from only a few balls. 427 more words


The Knit List

Inspired by a recent burst of creativity, I have decided to take up the age old skill of knitting.  Of course, this immediately spawned comments from friends such as; 669 more words