Straight needles

The other week I had a bit of a revelation. I thought that the love for straight needles was well and truely dead. When seeing them in a yarn store I always wonder how long they have been sitting there. But a full set, from 2 3/4mm to 7 1/2mm, …

Woolen-Spun Cormo by ElsaWool

I’m really excited to share with you a new feature I plan to have alongside every pattern. In the hopes of connecting you more with the yarn we spend so much of our time knitting with, I will dedicate a post to the yarn used, the company who produces it, and …

Currently

Oh there is such a buzz about the place these days. The farm is busy and bustling, keeping us on our toes, long summer days are enticing us to spend every daylight hour outside and with due date around the corner we are in that strange state of limbo knowing …

Pots of colour

Not a lot of knitting has been going on. Not only was this past week silly busy, but my current inability to sit comfortably for any length of time has pushed me in other directions. I treated myself to some dyeing yesterday, working on a project I have had mulling …

June etsy shop update

Whilst I made the decision not to dye seasonal collections of yarn any more, I’m still playing around with my yarn and the pigments I find growing around me. It’s too much fun! In a far more relaxed way I will update the shop every so often, probably once a …

Winter Collection 2012

  As we dance around the chaos of the season – interrupting winds, power cuts a plenty, rivers past our front door, lakes taking up residency in the pastures, mud, [mud, and more mud] and an upcoming kidding season, along with the guests coming and going, laughter, cheer and celebration …