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Patched Cable Jumper KAL

Yes you can now register your interest in the FREE Knit Along for April. The cable jumper has a multi shade patched front with plain reverse and sleeves, he neckline is a soft roll neck. The Jumper is sized from 20″ to 46″ across the chest. Why wait until the autumn?  Learn new skills and […]

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The Genius behind our Stitchmarker Jewellery

I am very pleased to introduce you to the wonderful Will. Will is the artisan behind our range of luxury stitchmarkers and the newest addition the stitchmarker bracelets. Will and I regularly meetup and discuss stitchmarkers, knitting, jewellery, shiny things and indulge in some serious dragoning. Let me explain, Dragoning is the act of reveling […]

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Cracking Cables Challenge Open

“I’ve always steered away from cables…” “I’m afraid of cables!” “I want to try cables but they look so complicated…” “I attempted cables before but I messed them up.” As a cable nut, I can say wholeheartedly that cables are not hard. They aren’t scary either! In fact, its one of the most impressive and […]

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Springtime Shawl Free Knitting Pattern

For spring I really need a light cover up and a cotton shawl fits the bill perfectly. So with spring in the air and a feeling of optimism of more warmth for the summer I have created a beginner friendly knitted shawl pattern for you.  For Free! While I was knitting up this pattern sample […]

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Experimenting with Double Knitting

Oh yes today I’m all about playing with different techniques. Plus it’s still cold so I want something to keep me really cosy! Here is my introduction to Double Knitting, not the weight of the yarn but the technique of knitting two layers at the same time! Creating two layers at the same time may […]

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Stylecraft Classique Review

Spring is here and I want to work with light bright lightweight yarns. Pastels scream spring and I’ve been looking for some cottons to create Bonnets. Luckily for me Stylecraft have launched a new range of 100% cottons in a beautifully delicate range of colours. The new Classique range comes in a wide range of […]

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Wool and the Gang – Solange Scarf Kit Review

I was recently lucky enough to receive a mystery parcel from Wool and the Gang. I had been sent the Solange Scarf Kit So whats in the mystery kit then….? The kit is full of lovely high quality goodies, and some extras, as you would expect from Wool and the Gang. Mine has: 3 balls […]

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