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Bargain Buys - Aldi Yarn

     I love stumbling across bargains. A 400g ball of yarn for, I think, €7 seems like a good one. I always try to stock up on craft supplies when they appear in Aldi, especially when there’s anything to do with knitting and hopefully know I can finally get started on that brown scarf I’ve been wanting to knit for myself for months now.


GAL Knitting

Well, we’re nearly half way through the sale period for this year’s GAL. Many thanks to all of you who have bought my patterns… 119 more words


Attack of the Stripey Socks

Not so much of an attack FROM a sock; rather an attack ON a sock.  I’ve been knitting like a crazy person this week (I’m now addicted.  123 more words


WIPWed #110: A WIP-to-Be

I was not able to take pictures of my current WIPs this week, which is really fine because they look exactly the same as last week… 379 more words


Sustainable Stitch: Knitting Workshop and Tacky Sweater Day

Join the Sustainability Office and Maire-Ann M from UTSC Farmer’s Market Woolies booth for a hands-on knitting workshop.

Don’t forget to wear your tackiest sweater for a chance to win a prize pack! 39 more words

Lifestyle & Tips


Today we will talk about Gauge. I am writing as a textile designer and as a knitter. In fact there is no clear seperation between these two anyway. 721 more words


This year has been a year – and it’s not over yet! I’m so thankful that I’ve survived what has probably been the hardest year of my life after losing my Dad. 445 more words