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Everything but a knitted partridge in a pear tree…

It’s almost Christmas and I’ve finally finished the gift knitting… Nine presents in all, including: 4 stranded Christmas baubles… 3 ruffled shrug cardigans… 2 cabled tank tops (one’s still blocking and a bit shy of photos!)… and… er, well, haven’t … Continue reading

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“What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly…” (Morticia Addams)

I’m back from my holidays and full of plans for some sock yarns in lovely coastal colours… As the holidays are over it means that it’s almost time for the Boo Knits Hallowe’en mystery knit-a-long – I’m so excited about … Continue reading

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“…silken lines, and silver hooks…”

Silk is just so rewarding to dye. It sucks up the colour, giving you beautiful clear tones and when it’s rinsed, dried and skeined, it looks a million dollars. Here are three silk skeins that I dyed yesterday and at … Continue reading

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Small is beautiful…

When you are starting off with dyeing, you probably have loads of ideas of what you want to try first – variegated, solid colours, dark, pastels etc. To stop your house filling up with newly dyed additions to your stash … Continue reading

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