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April Showers

I have been working in the knitting industry for over eight years – and it still takes me by surprise every year how incredibly busy April and May are! 171 more words

Workshops, Shows & Events!

I was very excited this week to find out that I’ve been accepted for Yarndale again! It was so good last year to meet people who I know from the world of social media, and to see the familiar faces of people I’ve met at workshops, shows and events over the years. 392 more words

Daily Photo: Festivals 2

Part of the Daily Photo series of photos taken and curated by Jeni Reid especially for WOVEMBER. For the WEARING WOOL phase of WOVEMBER we are delving into the joy of WOOL FESTIVALS – surely some of the best places to see WOOL being worn, and also some of the best places to see how we collectively wear WOOL as a cultural meeting point! 79 more words

Working With Wool

Bookshop Bunnies

Hello All

Still here! Miracles will never cease. Good job too as I have a trio of little chums to introduce you to. Back in March my very good friend B and her husband re-located their home and wonderful bookshop, … 218 more words



I’m very pleased to be able to announce the release of my newest shawl pattern, Anthriscus.

Launched at Woolfest, Anthriscus is a ‘V’ shaped shawl knit from tip to tip, starting at one end and increasing to the centre, working a contrast central section with short rows then working decreases in the third colour to the opposite tip.  456 more words

In wonder of Woolfest

Blogging hasn’t quite ingrained itself in me yet but I’m working at it and couldn’t miss telling you about my inspiring day at Woolfest. Unbelievably, it was almost a month ago. 124 more words

Where does time go? Woolfest recap at last

I cannot believe it has been two full weeks since I went to Woolfest. I feel like I spent a few hours at Woolfest in the middle of holidays with my family, finished said holidays a couple days after, came back home, did a few random things that “don’t take long”, and it’s already today. 1,426 more words