Glorien Cowl

  A few months ago I participated in a testknit for the Glorien Cowl designed by Kinoknits. It’s a nice project to use some self striping sport yarn and I liked it so much I knit a second one. Skills needed: cast on Cable repeat pattern Cast off Rated as an intermediate project. Advertisements Continue reading Glorien Cowl

Glorien cowl

A few months ago I did a testknit for Kinoknits of the ‘Glorien Cowl’ which was a very enjoyable knit with a selfstriping yarn. I made two versions of this as I rather liked it. Skills needed: -casting on -knitting in the round -Cabling -Casting off A quick project providing interest from the stitch pattern … Continue reading Glorien cowl

Casting on

  The first skill to master is to cast on. There are plenty of complicated ways to start your knitting and I offer you the first of many ways here that I have found useful with beginners. The first option is the cable cast on which will give you a nice edge to the continue … Continue reading Casting on


  Slowly we get to the end of the month however if you are interested in all things fibre you can read a number of posts widening our perspective how wool was used, how it could be used and how we can help preserve sheep breeds that are local to us, thrive and contribute to … Continue reading Wovember