Tales from the Isle of Purbeck MKAL

It’s been a little quiet over here the past few months, so how about breaking the silence with a new pattern! And not only that, but a Mystery KAL! I’m pretty darn excited about this one, the yarn, the design,…

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Pattern Release : Avana

  Introducing Avana! A little collaboration between my lys YARN and I, which debuted at Stitches West this past weekend. Thanks to all your amazing feedback we have decided to release the pattern to everyone else ahead of when we…

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On my needles

1. The softest yarn EVER. 2. A new cardigan for Louella that is so ridiculously cute I want to knit it all the time. 3. A nice easy going test knit. And here’s sneaky peak no.2 … more info here.

A new hoodie for her

Many months ago I had fun with a little experiment in trying to exhaust a dye bath. Often with natural dyeing there is a little pigment left in the water and, when I can, I try to use it up,…

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Winner!

Turns out facebook makes it really hard to find out who has liked your page, maybe a good thing, but either way….with help from random.org the winner of my little 2015 giveaway is Sarah!! Congratulations! I will make sure to…

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Nordic Wind KAL

In the little break I took between Christmas and New Years I worked on a selfish project – my Nordic Wind as part of the Woolful January KAL. This is a most satisfying and rhythmic pattern from cabinfour, and worked…

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2015!

Well here it is! 2015. As I wrote on instagram yesterday, the end of this year is little bitter sweet as I cannot believe how fast this year has gone by. With a growing and ever changing toddler, and a…

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