Monthly Archives: October 2013

Morticia MKAL – here be spoilers…

Look away now if you don’t want to see how the Boo-Knits mystery knit-a-long is unfolding…. Last chance… … OK, so we are now coming up to the final ‘clue’ of Morticia and I love how it’s coming along. Here … Continue reading

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Wintry silks to replenish the shop

Two exciting bits of news… firstly, all the pure silks have sold out of the Etsy shop, so I’ve listed a couple more Tussahs this evening. And as a result of the sales, I’ve listed Fleece Cottage Yarns in the … Continue reading

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The Magic of Blocking

Blocking your lace is the pat on the back, your reward for all your knitting efforts. Your finished work is given a beautiful drape, the patterns are opened up to look more delicate and intricate,  funny bits of tension are … Continue reading

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Pink and golden

I’m so pleased with my Tussah silk for the Boo Knits knit-a-long. After its little extra dip in the dyepot, it’s come out beautifully rich and even looks more so when knitted up. I might put up a non-spoilery photo … Continue reading

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