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BLOGMAS | Christmas Jumpers – Yay or Nay?

BLOGMAS CHRISTMAS JUMPERS | Do you like them or loath them? Whats the funnest one you have seen this Christmas? In the 80s the Christmas jumper was HUGE. In the 90s it kinda calmed down and got lost in among all the rave music and disco lights. But I think it was the Bridget Jones […]

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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 I have several shawls that are as yet unpublished and I can’t decide which one should […]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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Springtime Yarn

It’s sunny here today and even tho its still cold oputside that makes me think of springtime…and what yarns I have in my stash to knit with this Easter. So I thought I would flash some stash spring themed yarns today… So first up I have a local hand dyer – Dye Candy – Lindsay AKA Hutch […]

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Dálki

  BLOG POST UPDATE: There was over 8,500 downloads on ravelry for this hat pattern when I offered it as a free download when it was first released. It’s now a paid pattern again but lots of people have fed back to me that they LOVE it because it is such simple construction – so […]

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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 – […]

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