I posted some images of how I store some of my yarn on my instagram recently and there was some discussion as to where to buy the storage boxes. The ones I have are BESTA BOXES from Ikea and available in two sizes, large or a smaller version that comes in three different colours. I like… Read More
Following on from the success of ‘Painted Woolly Toppers‘, ‘Painted Woolly Toppers for Kids‘ features a further 10 hats designed especially for hand-dyed and variegated yarns. This collection continues to explore Woolly’s love of structural stitches and 3D form.
Today on the blog I’m excited to welcome Jenny from Townhouse Yarns! You may have seen my recently published Fljót shawl. For this design I used the Townhouse Yarns Fade St 4-ply Can you tell everyone a little background about Townhouse Yarns and how you got started…
Last week I was on a mission…a mission to knit my friend Lisa her wedding shawl. I’d left it to last minute with 14 days to make it before the big event. I know!! The stash was raided (see I’m still stash busting!!…more on progress of that soon!) and I found the perfect yarn –… Read More
Did you know that The Loop is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year? In honour of this milestone This Loop have collaborated with 12 independent designers and yarn dyers who have supported them over the years to create an anniversary pattern book called Loop 10. The book won’t be officially available until September but over the… Read More
So you’ll remember from a previous post that I signed up to do Gudrun Johnston’s first MKAL. After days of trying to decide on yarn I came up with using three skeins of Hedgehog Fibres Sock yarn from my stash (see I am stash busting lol) in Bike Bell (neon yellow), Crystal (a pale grey… Read More