4 Knit-a-longs for Autumn/Winter 2015

It’s September and the cold weather is definitely upon us. So that means knitting season is finally here! Whoop! Grab your woolly yarns, your favourite needles and cast-on something selfish for yourself before the Christmas knitting rush happens. For me the last few months have been filled with gift knitting including lots of baby knits. …

Friday FO: The Wedding Shawl

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 – …

Pattern Monday: Loop 10

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 …

WWKIP Belfast Bus Tour

Do you knit, crochet, sew or enjoy another portable craft? Will you be in the Belfast area on Saturday 13th June 2015? Then why don’t you join us for a Sightseeing Tour of Belfast! This year it’s World Wide Knit in Public Days 10th anniversary and we will celebrating in style so please do join us…everyone …

The Shetland Trader MKAL: Clue 1

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 …