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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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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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A Silk & Cotton Cowl To Remember a Pattern


A few Tuesday’s ago I had the pleasure of speaking to the Montreal Knitter’s Guild, and I hauled out a bunch of hemp knitting samples to bring with me. I looked for things that feel very soft at this point, … Continue reading

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NEW Pattern and a New-to-Me Loom


I have published my latest scarf pattern here on my WordPress website today! You can find the page in my patterns section and at this link here. Once again I have been working on the leaf lace pattern that I … Continue reading

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A Hemp Scarf For Me


I have finished my first ikat pattern scarf made completely from 10/2 100% hemp hand dyed yarn. I made a few mistakes along the way, and they don’t matter anymore! I love it! I dyed the warp three colours (green, … Continue reading

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Bust Show


I have been in my first (and lets hope only) show where I did not sell a thing. I met a lot of very nice vendors. The main problem of the show was the lack of attendance. I had all … Continue reading

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More Tye Dye


This is the latest batch of scarves I over dyed. I still have blanks that I am working on from the first batch. I like really subtle dyeing, but it doesn’t always read well in a long scarf. I took … Continue reading

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