Despite the fact it’s mid-March, there was snow to be seen in some parts of Yorkshire yesterday. Not our part, alas – and it always feels like you’ve been a bit short-changed when it’s cold enough to snow but you don’t actually get any. Nonetheless, this is just an excuse to segue nicely into a… Continue reading Here Be Snaw!
Project Page Knocked out another fast pair of socks for Trev recently. Now I've found a fit he likes, it's quite simple to knit them up quickly to add another pair to his sock drawer. Some nice basic yarn – the ball was about £5 and I bought three lots in different colours for Trev… Continue reading Denim Socks
Project Page My third pair of mitts in the last few months! These are the Kelsey Mitts from Knitscene Fall 2012. I wanted to knit a long-ish pair that would be great to wear as the weather continues to get colder. As I wear a lot of 3/4 length sleeves, I often get cold wrists… Continue reading Kelsey Mitts
Project Page I’ve been on a bit of a mitt-kick recently! Here’s the second pair I’ve finished recently with a third soon to show you. I started off with a lovely 50g skein of sparkly yarn that arrived as part of the Small Skein Society. This particular skein was called Hadfield and was inspired by… Continue reading Space Station Mitts
Project Page Yay another week, another FO! This time we have the Kamala Mitts, another Rock+Purl pattern. I knitted them from a single skein of this beautiful Lhasa Wilderness yarn which is 75/25 yak/bamboo. So it's soft and warm, but also keeps your hands cool. It was like knitting with butter – and I will… Continue reading Kamala Mitts