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Cable detail on my chunky cable knit sweater

Finished Object: Lia Chunky Cable Knit Sweater

There's something about knitting a chunky cable knit sweater which just feels so Autumnal. I cast on Lia when there was…
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The best part of pattern testing is taking selfies

Pattern Testing – Owl in the Bush Hat

Patten testing is one of those invisible parts of the craft we love. An error in a pattern can throw…
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Travel Knitting – Helix Striped “Landscape” Socks

Let's face it. The best part of travel knitting is the travel. I've been lucky enough to travel a lot…
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Granny square crochet blanket to snuggle under

Granny Hexagon Crochet Blanket – Finished!

My granny hexagon crochet blanket is FINISHED! Or, I should say, Rabia's granny hexagon crochet blanket is finished: It's all…
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Cropped cardigan knitting pattern

Dropped and Cropped Cardigan

What's cuter than a cropped cardigan? A lace cropped cardigan, that's what. This cardigan came about because I had exactly…
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thrummed slippers in knitting

Thrummed Slippers, and Being Bad At Knitting

This post is mostly about thrummed slippers, but I also want to talk about being bad at knitting. Remember these knit…
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Baby shower gift - hand knit booties

Baby Shower Gift – Saartje’s Booties

What's a cutest baby shower gift than a pair of handknitted booties? They're so tiny and soft, and everyone can…
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Handknit baby gift set - knitted baby booties and hat

Apple of My Eye Baby Hat and Booties

Good friends have happy news - after trying for a while, they've fallen pregnant. This is wonderful, and I know…
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Colourwork mittens for men

Picking up a Dropped Stitch in Finished Knitting

Picking up a dropped stitch in your knitting is easy enough when the piece is on your needles. You simply…
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Modern Lopapeysa handknit sweater

A Modern Lopi in 12 Days! #BangOutASweater

My #BangOutASweater is finished! In case you're not on Instagram, Stopover is a modern lopi pattern which thanks to the…
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Simple handknit socks in self patterning yarn

Sock Drawer Socks – Finished Project

And, about a week after I started them, these simple sock drawer socks are done! They seemed to fly off…
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Baable hat, knitted hat with snow on

On the Baa-ble Bandwagon

I don't usually jump on knitting bandwagons - although I do Hitchhike on them sometimes. But when I saw this adorable pattern, I…
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