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Friday Roundup #38-20

Another week rolls by and we head into autumn. I’ve not noticed trees turning yet, but it will start soon as we move into those reds, browns and russets if this time of the year. The past week has been busy with work and also a little crafting. One scarf done in a day and… Continue reading Friday Roundup #38-20

General Topics · handmade · Knitting · Simple hats

Friday Roundup #37-20

Well, I cast on with another blue yarn, a soft merino. This was much better. No concerns about breaking and a nice consistent weight yarn. I knitted now and then, so it wasn’t a fast hat. I got to here, doing the second cross on the cables and decided it wasn’t going to work. I… Continue reading Friday Roundup #37-20

handmade · Knitting · Simple hats · Stashbusting

Start knit, stop, rip!

Instead of adding a warp to the loom, I thought I would do something knitted. So I grabbed some yarn, Rowan Felted Tweed in a blue shade and pulled out a hat pattern. If the hat turned out well, it will go on to sale. Oh! Pattern says personal use only and can’t sell items.… Continue reading Start knit, stop, rip!

FO · General Topics · Knitting · Simple hats

FO Sunday Update

With storm Dennis battering our shores and us not able to get out for long between rain showers, I pulled out my Hat WIP that has been on the needles since Christmas. I started work on it yesterday morning and soon realised after completing a row that I should have been doing a 3/3 LC… Continue reading FO Sunday Update

Knitting · work in progress

Trial Jumper

Nearly forgot to share my progress on the trial men’s size jumper I am making. This is my test case if you like, before I go into a proper, got to be good effort jumper using my higher cost yarn. About 6 inches done I didn’t do much last week or this weekend, with focus… Continue reading Trial Jumper