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Friday, 22 September 2017
Top tips for visiting a yarn festival
This weekend I'm off to Yarndale for the day, and I am am very excited! Having been to several yarn festivals, I thought I'd sh...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Yarning Along: On to the sleeves!
This week's knitting is focused solely on sleeves, because the body of my Pavement Sweater is done! Ideally I would have it completed i...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
A little yarny adventure: Bea and Rose in Newcastle
This weekend my friend Fay from Bea and Rose was holding a trunk show at The Knit Studio in Newcastle. It's been ages since I've b...
Friday, 15 September 2017
A pooling predicament
Yesterday I finished my socks (hooray) and picked up my Pavement Sweater for the first time in a few days. I inspected it, and realised tha...
Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Yarning Along: Decision deferred
Last week I shared a ball of yarn that was destined to become a pair of socks, and this week that's rather more obvious. As is the fact ...
Thursday, 7 September 2017
New design: From Breton with Love
You may remember earlier in the year I shared my tale of woe about a jumper that I managed to scorch while I was blocking it in the sun ? We...
Wednesday, 6 September 2017
Yarning Along: Low sun and long shadows
I did consider not sharing a book this week. I am still reading The Miniaturist , but very, very slowly. A more accurate 'what I'm d...
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