Tag Archives: Shetland

Gossamer threads

I can’t say that I’ve ever been intimidated by yarn before, but this one certainly is pretty scary… This is Phoenix by The Gossamer Web, a lovely Etsy shop that sells beautiful hand dyed ultra-thin lace yarns. To show you … Continue reading

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A resolute New Year

Don’t get me wrong, I do like Christmas, but for me this time of year is all about a fresh beginning and getting things in order. I love the clean feeling of January and New Year resolutions are right up … Continue reading

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Lots of irons in the fire

Back home from the north (also ‘home’ – confusing), and the horseshoe lace scarf is done. Finished Horseshoe Lace Scarf in Fyberspates Hyaline Silk Lace I’ve managed to decontaminate my copy of Sharon Miller’s Heirloom Knitting (bit of a stinky … Continue reading

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Silky Shetland Horseshoes

As I’ll won’t be able to do any dyeing for the next few days, I’m hoping to make some progress on the projects that need finishing before the Hallowe’en knit-a-long. On the needles at the moment is a silk scarf … Continue reading

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