Tag Archives: wool

The Stitch Bandwagon


I too felt the need to learn the crocodile stitch and made an elf boot(ie)! I used 2 strands of Lanaknits Hempwol on 6mm needles. A third strand for the heel. I keep mulling over the colours I want to … Continue reading

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Hemp & Wool Weaving


Still enjoying the rigid heddle loom! This time I tackled a log cabin/basket weave pattern. I used Lana Knits wool & hemp yarns this time. I think it would be neat to try this with a hand dyed yarn as … Continue reading

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Creativ Festival


The Creativ Festival was a fabulous show again this weekend! Many many thanks to all the people who stopped by, and especially my girlfriend Sue, who came out to help on Friday. She took all these amazing pictures of the … Continue reading

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Shawl & Scarf Catalogue


After being away from knitting for more than a decade, the things I like knitting the most since I got back into the craft is shawls. I like to knit lacy things, and I like how neatly they work out … Continue reading

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Not Quite There Yet


I completed the edging, and still have 13 gms of yarn left! Well I’m glad I put in the lifeline. I don’t love the edge join yet, plus I made an errors in the first third of the shawl edging. … Continue reading

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Tunring Around the Edge


I have been having fun working out the math to figure out how much yarn I have to work with. After making the first shawl I had 20 grams of yarn left over. Here is the breakdown: 1st Segment – … Continue reading

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Lets add in a pattern people have been asking for!


I really don’t have enough to do in a day. And I lost track of my hook in the car! So I got to work on something else… A number of people have been asking for this style of pattern … Continue reading

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