Have been meaning to share these photos for a while of a lovely cute knitted teddy from a Marie Wallin pattern. I have already thought about knitting another one but changing the sweater design slightly to make him look Norwegian.
I had the fun of going to the marvellous exhibition about Kaffe Fassett at the Museum of Fashion and Textile Design in Bermondsey in London. It was at the same time inspiring and scary. How can one man produce such a wealth of amazing stuff? It gave me a lot to think about and of... Continue Reading →
Went to Somerset House for the Campaign for Wool event. Some amazing stuff - didn't realise you could do so much or be so inventive with wool. Hope you like the photos.
Just finished knitting these three scarves with Debbie Bliss 'Angel Prints' wool. Knitted on large needles and in garter stitch they were very simple to make but look quite effective. They are all from the same pattern, but I like that they all look quite different in character because of the beautiful yarn used.
Check out the burrabears site for some wonderful recycling of shetland and fairisle knitting. I so want one. You can find more info at http://www.burrabears.co.uk/
As promised ages ago here are the photos of the scarf I made - and yes it was finished in time for Christmas surprisingly enough. I just forgot to let you all know about it.
Hi again As a result of the very cold weather and an enforced day off work, I have started knitting a twisted cable scarf. I am using Patons Shadow Tweed wool and size 6.5 mm needles - using a pattern that I found on the Rowan website, Cora by Sarah Hatton. Once I have finished... Continue Reading →