Tag Archives: Fibre Arts

Hearts, hearts hearts, and a few more!


So here they are. All the test knitting I have been doing in the last little while that match up with the new pattern I’m testing out! I started with a single heart in a shawlette or bandana, and moved … Continue reading

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Fully Loaded


Who knew you could fit so much linen in a Prius? Driving around in this I feel like I’m in the clown car of linen…! And don’t forget safety – I can still do a shoulder check, just! So in … Continue reading

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2016 – More Focusing on Linen


In 2016 my life has become a little like a sad song…My father in law and my grandmother both passed away, I am no longer employed and my car is a bit broken. But life is not all bad news. … Continue reading

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Should I Block? Probably!


It is one of those questions that people ask me a lot. Should I block my bast knitting to finish it? Most of the time I just answer a very straight yes. Even though first I throw my own pieces … Continue reading

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Jen’s Golden Square Shawl


Jen posted her Golden Square Shawl that she debuted at the Festival Twist this year to Ravelry! This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download The Golden Square Shawl is a garter stitch shawl that forms ¾ of a … Continue reading

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Slender Stockinette Vest


I made another vest, this one more slender in design. Next vest I will play around with the back piece. I want it to flow more…. I switched back to making cowls, to test out a yarn for friend. I … Continue reading

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Minimalist Circle Vests


I have run into some difficulty getting the math to work in the pattern I was trying to follow. I was waiting to talk to friends this weekend about the issue, and found out I’m not alone. I have turned … Continue reading

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