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Close up of the double cables in the Meander wrap

Meander Wrap

A Cosy Wrap My latest hand knit design, Meander, is published by The Knitter in issue 68. It is a wrap, knitted using Lima Colour from Rowan Yarns; although this is an aran-weight yarn its chain construction makes it light and airy. It is spun from alpaca, wool and nylon, so it is a wonderfully cosy […]

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Lace panel - the good holes!

Holey Socks!

There are good holes and bad ones; sadly these beautiful socks now have both! You could be forgiven for thinking that I’m sock obsessed since I have written recent posts about Noro Kuryeon sock yarn, the socks made from that yarn “muddy socks“, and my own design (Sweet Dreams socks).  I do enjoy knitting socks, but I […]

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Sibling socks - are they twins?

Muddy Socks!

Do you remember trying to mix paint colours as a child?  And how easy it was to produce mud-like colours?  A few weeks ago I started knitting a pair of socks using Noro Kureyon sock yarn (blogged about in “A Tale of Two Yarns“), which I bought because I loved the purples and greens.  A single […]

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