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INSTAGRAM CONTEST | Help me choose…

INSTAGRAM CONTEST | Are you on Instagram? Perhaps you follow me already and have seen this? But for those of you who haven’t I’m running a mini contest to win a copy of my next shawl design for FREE. I have several shawls that are as yet unpublished and I can’t decide which one should …

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KNITTING KIT | For beginners

BEGINNER KNITTING KIT | What would be the essential things you would recommend to a beginner knitter? Knitting has become hugely popular again and supplies for the craft have swamped in the market (which is amazing!). If you’re a beginner knitter getting the right ‘kit’ can be overwhelming. Choice can be a really good thing especially when …

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10 Knitting slang words for Non-Knitters…

I thought it would be useful for non knitters who read my blog to touch on knitting slang – aka abbreviations and terms we use that might mean something completely different in real life! Frogging: Otherwise known as ripping (rip-it – see get the frog connection!) back when a project has gone wrong or you …