Category Archives: Knitting!

Thread

In my last post I told you I would show you a WIP I had been working on for about 10 weeks.  Don’t be fooled by the amount of time I spent making it, thinking it is going to be … Continue reading

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Slow

I learned to spin in June last year, and on July 2nd 2011 I wrote this post about spinning the above spiral of loveliness into yarn.  You might remember that post if you have been visiting Raymond and me for a long time … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting!, Slow Yarn Movement, Spinning | 75 Comments

End of the Month Catch Up

Where on earth did January go?  As this is my end of the month post, which means my Monthly Mosaic post, I realised there are still a lot of photos sitting in my January file which haven’t been posted yet, … Continue reading

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Faffing around with Fair Isle….

I’ve never been inclined to learn Fair Isle before, but this week I’ve been knitting a little gift for a gorgeous wee girl who I love very much who is part of a family of performers.  They are quite the … Continue reading

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The Woodland Pixie Dress

You have seen this knitting in a couple of posts now… And today I can finally show you the FO!  It has taken me an entire week to wash, block and photograph this dress, life is busy, busy, busy right … Continue reading

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Smitten.

Even though it is halfway through the November, I never got around to making an October mosaic until about 30 minutes ago!  It’s not the most exciting mosaic in terms of colourful fun, but does show what I was up to … Continue reading

Posted in Dyeing Wool, Knitted Monsters, Knitting Baby Clothes!, Knitting!, Monthly mosaics, SOCKS!!!, Spinning | 47 Comments

Debumpification

Debumpify: verb.  To give birth. No, not me!  Some of you may remember the circus baby blanket I made a few months ago for my sister’s bump.  For the entire pregnancy we didn’t know if the bump was a boy or … Continue reading

Posted in Baby Hats, Circus Baby Blanket, Knitting Baby Clothes!, Knitting!, Slow Yarn Movement | 102 Comments