Christmas Socks

Now Christmas is over I can share with you some of the gift knitting I did last year – specifically the Christmas Socks I made for family members’ Christmas presents. One of my knitting goals for 2017 was to knit … Read More

Pink Peppercorn

A very quick post about a new yarn base and colour that I’ve just added to the shop. Pink Peppercorn is a soft pink with splashes of lichen, mustard and raspberry. It also has a handful of blue and orange … Read More

The Finished Ashburn Shawl

In what may be the longest and laziest knit-along ever, I’ve finished my Ashburn shawl! I actually completed it in June or July last year, after casting on in April 2017. It just took me until January 2018 to block … Read More

The Year of Yarn

Three days into the new year and I’m already planning my dyeing schedule for next Christmas. I lost momentum last year after three different versions of the ‘flu, so I’m excited to be back into dyeing and knitting. I missed … Read More

Retro Monday – Knitters Choice 1960

Today’s vintage pattern – Knitters Choice 1960* – is from a bundle of patterns I recently received from my friend Nicole. She gave me about 50 patterns from her own collection and they’re all fantastic! Knitters Choice 1960 is a … Read More

Knitting Needle Conversion Chart

It’s been ages since I’ve updated the blog, so I thought I’d ease back into it with a lazy post – a knitting needle conversion chart. I’ve been planning to add some handy charts and tutorials to the blog for … Read More

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