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And Another One

The latest off my US size 8s is…

I used the remaining Cascade 220 Sport from my On the Beach sweater ( I swear there will be some photos of it soon). 77 more words


Meet Nina, the new boss lady!

bright, bold and beautiful

Nina’s been working on Rainbow Heirloom behind the scenes for years… now she’s stepping into the sun!

Rainbow Heirloom was conceived by Emily Wessel (designer at… 700 more words

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Episode 78: What to Knit in 2016

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This weeks episode follows on from goal setting and includes what I pinky promise to knit this year. It’s all about embracing your stash, however disorganised, and the unbridled joy it brings. 528 more words


Auld Lang Syne

On New years eve, or Hogmanay as it is known here in Scotland, we mark the turning point between one year and the next.  There is always reflection on the past year, and a sense of excitement for the potentials of a new year, and the opportunity for one great big party. 499 more words

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It's So Fluffy

Remember the pompom maker I showed you last year? (Technically it was last week, but I can’t believe it’s 2016¬†already and have to take every chance to remind myself of the fact!) 148 more words


Well, That Was Dumb!

Over the past couple of months, I have put a lot of time into knitting a car blanket for my father in law. It’s a lap-sized blanket made up of garter stitch squares (4 x 5) finished with an I cord border. 977 more words