Secret knitting

The pleasure of secret knitting. Apart from the fact it’s secret knitting and you cannot share anything but the yarn of the project you are creating, there are other advantages. you get to work with yarn that’s new to you which you may or may not like. It forces you to make a gauge swatch … Continue reading Secret knitting

Lanson

Lanson by Loveshareknit I was really taken aback at the possibility of a pair of socks in natural yarn, without nylon, that would be machine washable, warm, fun etc. I was in the market for an upgrade to warmth as one of my sons aims to live near Edinburgh from the relative warm climate of … Continue reading Lanson

The 2005 cardigan

Remembering the cardigan from 2005 worn to bits and much loved. Planning your knitwear means having your garment ready for the season to wear it. We all get tempted by a new garment in winter but by the time you have knitted it up , depending on your knitting speed and time available it can … Continue reading The 2005 cardigan

Inspired by books

Where Miss Marple and Poor Mrs Norris meet? I have been enjoying audiobooks this month including Harry Potter and an Agatha Christie murder mystery while combining it with St Mary Mead by Olivia Villarreal and yarn by Norah George called ‘ Poor Mrs Norris’. I picked a contrast yarn from West Yorkshire Spinners from my … Continue reading Inspired by books