Staffin Socks – a new pattern

Hello lovely Peeps, how are you all? I hope you are enjoying these last days of summer before we will all have to settle into our autumn/winter routines (well, Northern Hemisphere that is). Why not start the journey into autumn and the colder time of year with a lovely pair…

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September (enjoy a free pattern)

September stands for fresh beginnings and usually gives me a sense of purpose and a zeal for getting things done; this year it’s OK to not know what happens next. Living in the moment has been forced upon us but it’s something we can embrace. The best thing about late…

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Turkish Delight Bolster Cushion

Hello friends, I hope you are well. Maybe you have been able to extract yourself from lockdown in small steps, enjoying some more freedom of movements again. Maybe, like me, you are still not allowed to break free from the constraints and are meant to stay put for some time…

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Confession of a Sock Knitter

My dear friends, how have you been? I hope you are all keeping well in these uncertain times, finding things to do that you love and having lot’s of ‘Me’ time too. For me that usually involves knitting socks. I am not totally sure when this love of sock knitting…

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Friesland – a gansey shawl

The coastal path is closed, the car parks are closed – this is the current situation all around our coast lines. Is your heart yearning to hear the sound of the waves, to walk along the shore, quietly just with your own thoughts? Sea, sky and wind can free our…

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