Category Archives: Knitting

Two FOs Two WIPs

I told y’all that I spent a day with DD dyeing – here are the results.  I know I should  have taken pics for the ‘before’ shots, but I didn’t!  They were both plain undyed Merino. This is a Sirdar … Continue reading

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Summer 2012

Busy summer, and we haven’t even been away anywhere.  When you live in beautiful Mid Wales, every day is like being on holiday!! In brief, Mum had to move from a small care home that was very nice, but not … Continue reading

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Long gap between posts! Christmas was dreadful and precipitated big changes with my dementia-suffering mother.  Now she has carers three times a day and seems much calmer. So I have a big project on the go – sewing not blogging! … Continue reading

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Wonderwool Wales

I had a spiffing time today.  Didn’t  bump in to any Ravellers, but I did see a lot of local friends, including a few Welsh Heritage and Region 12 quilters.  Wonderwool has gone from strength to strength over the years and is … Continue reading

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Two Down

Aeolian Shawlette in Posh Sophia 2ply Unblocked Blocking

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One down..

Laminaria finished. I loved knitting lace, but I’m not sure about ‘nupps’ – they use a lot of yarn and I prefer open lacework to the thicker fabric nupps make. I do like the risk element of large lace pieces … Continue reading

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WIP (s)

I don’t know how it’s happened – my rule of grown-up-edness has been broken and instead of finishing one thing (in each craft – I am not THAT disciplined) before starting another I have four items on the needles.  here … Continue reading

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