I make magic Transforming fibre into yarn and then with two sticks; a hook or a loom into wearable items, toys, cloth, hats and countless other items, is an amazing thing to do. In days gone by makers were thought to have special gifts that turned fibre into cloth. They were seen to have special knowledge.… Continue reading ‘Making’ magic.
Fast to knit and no seaming, due to the special cast off at the end. These fingerless mittens can be knitted in your favourite house or team colours! The garter stitch is very stretchy and hugs the hand, so these will fit a wide size range. Yarn: 8 ply yarn 50 grams of two colours,… Continue reading Knitted Fingerless House Mitts
Handmade is never cheap. Handmade is invested with time, memories and most importantly love.
Although delicate and light, the Superior Cowl is incredibly warm. The design is very versatile, in how it can be worn. Wrap it twice around your neck for a close fitted cowl. Pull it up as a hood to cover the head or wear it loosely. The cowl takes only one ball of a… Continue reading Superior Cowl
I have a not so secret vice. I love vintage knitting books. I learn so much from vintage books and find inspiration from the pattern stitches and designs. Many are still classic to knit today. Nigelle-ann from Miss Gracie Taylors was gifted a box of vintage knitting patterns and kindly let me have my pick.… Continue reading Vintage Pattern Love