Monthly Archives: January 2015

Book review: The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Designs

You may recall that as part of my fabulous fibre related Christmas haul I was lucky enough to get a copy of The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Designs by Sarah Anderson (2012, Storey Publishing) and now that I’ve had the … Continue reading

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January seems to be FO-tastic

I don’t know if it’s just because it is still early in the year and I haven’t yet given up on my resolutions or whether it’s because with two small children I no longer have a social life but I … Continue reading

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Twisted Poncho Pattern

Having been born in the 1970s and done the majority of my growing up in the 1980s I am rather partial to a poncho. If I am being entirely honest the ones that really appeal are those made from multi … Continue reading

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Just fudge it!

There comes a point in some knitting projects when you are faced with the tough decision of whether to frog it or fudge it and this week I have seriously fallen in to the fudge it camp. Having spent a … Continue reading

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New Year – New Goals

Given that I did pretty well with my resolutions last year I thought I’d give it another go this year so here goes; 1. continue with posting my improvised patterns/ designs 2. operate a 4 out 1 in policy on … Continue reading

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