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 I have several shawls that are as yet unpublished and I can’t decide which one should… Read More

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… Read More

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… Read More

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… Read More

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 –… Read More

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… Read More