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Completed Project, Charlee, Secret Summer Top, River Mitts, Life In The Long Grass, Fine Sock, 4ply

Two Completed Projects With One Skein – Charlee’s Summer Secret Crop & Rivers Mitts.

I recently completed a degree in Knitwear Design and whilst I have knitted several full garments,  they have only ever been made on a knitting machine, and one of my goals for 2020 was to hand  knit myself something other than a scarf! I decided to start with a pair of mittens, so relatively  early Read the full article…

Pattern Round Up, August 2020, Nadine Cretin Lechenne, Debbie Ford, Jeanette Sloane

Pattern Round Up: August 2020

Can you believe it’s already September? If the return of Autumn knitting is usually a pleasant prospect, this year we wouldn’t mind enjoying the warmth of an Indian summer for a little while longer. In this round up we’ll celebrate these last opportunities for wearing shorts and t shirts through a collection of light lacy Read the full article…

Sandnes Garn, Alpakka Ull, Worsted, Alpaca, Wool, Norway, Aran

Inspirations from Norway

Ever since we received them we’ve been loving our beautiful Sandnes Garn Alpakka, Merinoull and Alpakka Ull. An icon of the Norwegian wool industry, Sandnes Garn are renowned for their high quality yet affordable yarns and their elegant pattern designs. Less known in the UK they recently gain prominence through their collaboration with established designers like PetiteKnit. Here follows our top fun Read the full article…