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Leaves of silk and gold

It’s finished, it’s lovely, and it’s precious, my Muga silk shawl made from the Leaflines pattern by Aparna Rolfe.

It makes liberal use of… 242 more words

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Pink diamond beanie for Flick

Today is a two hat day, earlier I shared the granny stitch beret that I made for my friend Sam, and now I have a pink diamond beanie for another friend of mine, Flick. 581 more words

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Always in Ami - finding the right hook

When you’re making an Amigurumi (i.e. toy), it’s important to find the right hook, and the right hook will be different to the hook you’d usually use for a given yarn. 750 more words

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Pretty cashmere yarn

Cashmere, one of the most approachable of the luxury fibres, has been my focus lately. I have been spinning the cashmere fibre that I purchased from  455 more words

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especially if she is a seamstress! Always on my wish list, but especially since I did my ‘Sew Better, Sew Faster’ Craftsy Course with Janet Pray when she advocated this; 205 more words

Life A Work In Progress

Reverse single crochet

Reverse single crochet is one of my favourite crochet stitches, it makes a solid border that isn’t too fussy, but which adds a nice piece of interest to an item. 732 more words

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