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Knitting in Public

I spend two hours commuting each day on the Ballarat VLine train. Although that’s two hours I’d rather spend at home, I make the most of it and use this time to knit and listen to podcasts. During the week it’s often the only knitting time I get, so I don’t really see it as a loss.… Read More

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Retro Monday – Reynolds Lopi

This week’s Retro Monday looks like the late 60’s or early 70’s to me. As is usual with vintage patterns there is no publication date so have to take queues from the fashion and styling. The patterns combine traditional Icelandic colourwork with some of the worst crimes of fashion. Fringed vests, ponchos and micro-minis are all… Read More