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

Fljót Mindfulness

As part of my 2016 goal for one pattern published a month I’m playing catch up…but last week I published my 6th pattern.  I have a few more in the pipeline so watch this space!

Friday FO: Marilyn

Well hello again folks..and very Happy New Year to you all!! Did you make any new years resolutions? If you did have you been sticking to them? Or perhaps not? Did you know by now (mid January) most people have got out of the habit and drifted back into their old ways. So this year… 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

Tutorial Tuesday: Substituting Yarn

There are several reasons why a knitter might choose to use a different yarn from the one specificed in the pattern. Perhaps the yarn has been discontinued, or maybe the yarn is outside your budget or you might even already have a large stash (*cough* – like me) that you want to use something from that instead of… Read More