Category Archives: Knitting

Siren Sleeve wrist warmers [pattern from @bohoknits with Hundertwasser wool]

Pattern: Bohoknits Siren Sleeves [free] Wool: Opal Hundertwasser “Wartende Häuser” [for @spritesbites] & Hundertwasser “Use Public Transport – Save the City” [my pair] This is the second bohoknits pattern I have finished [first one was this beanie which I’ve yet … Continue reading

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Yellow scarf

With this scarf I have developed a sort of love-hate relationship and I’m really glad it’s done. For one I am no longer sure if I like the pattern then I kept making mistakes and then I thought I didn’t … Continue reading

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Green beanie hat (pattern from @bohoknits & yarn from @sockyarnshop)

Pattern from bohoknits (free). Wool from SockYarnShop. I recently finished this hat in just under a week. I had bought the wool from @sockyarnshop (site link) probably about 2-3 years ago intending it for maybe a hat or some wrist … Continue reading

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Tassle hassle

Non-exhaustive list of things I hate about knitting (in no particular order): Casting off – For one part I’m absolutely terrible with it and usually do it way too tightly even though my tension is usually loose when knitting any … Continue reading

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2012 in review

2012 was a curious year for me with a lot happening. After glorious #funemployment lasting six months I got a new job that I am still enjoying ten months later. Whilst it is the best job I have had my … Continue reading

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Crochet time card holder

Work have recently introduced a new swipe card time system and, seeing I always seemed to forget where my card was, I decided to crochet one. Starting with the string I crochet two rows lengthways before crocheting a holder around … Continue reading

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The snood

I went to Venice and I bought a snood. Sure, lots of other great things happened, too, but the snood has changed things. I had been looking at knitting one before, but never really saw the point in them until … Continue reading

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