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.
I love hats. I mean I really LOVE hats! They make the best projects when you are looking for something portable that will knit up relatively quickly. I have knit a lot of hats too. Some for gifts and some for myself. In the winter time I think its essential to always have a hat to… Read More
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.… Read More
I have been on a real hat kick at the moment. The weather had been dreadfully cold and a hat is definitely an essential piece of clothing if you’re stepping outdoors. This is a quick post to share a couple of the hats I have finished in the last few weeks… First up is ‘Epistropheid‘… Read More
A few weeks ago there was some chatter on twitter about how you join your yarn. There are a few different techniques out there but my personal preference is to felt the join so that it becomes hidden…and the bonus is that there is no sewing in ends. Okay so you’ve gotten to the part… Read More
If your a member of ravelry you will most likely have heard about the new giftalong that Ysolda is doing between now and Christmas. Ysolda has released the first two of eight patterns that form the ‘Knitworthy‘ pattern collection. The first pattern ‘Bronntanas‘ is a slouchy beanie featuring a very simple honeycomb cable pattern with… Read More