July and August knitting
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You may have spotted that my family and I moved back to Denmark in July and therefore I never managed to get a knitting update out for that month. So this one will include the knitting I have been doing … Read More

Spinning for a mens cardigan pattern
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I want to share some photos of my progress on the spinning wheel where I am spinning yarn for a cardigan pattern I will be designing for my husband. This project began over two years ago when I bought the … Read More

Moving day
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Today is moving day for us. We have packed down all our stuff and are moving our little home from Munich (see post about Munich as a liveable city) and back to Denmark. I wanted to share a few of … Read More

March knitting
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I have been using Instagram a lot recently for two reasons. One it’s fun (and easy) to say it with pictures when you don’t have time to write a long story about what you are doing. Snap a quick picture … Read More

The dye sample crochet blanket
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I am a being a bit lazy about posting at the moment so here is a couple of pictures of the Attic 24 Hexagonal blanket I am working on – it’s still WIP. The squares are crochet with the sample … Read More

Unravel in Farnham, British yarn and buttons
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I think that for this event I will let the photos speak for themselves. I had a great day with Cecile who also wrote about the event on Ways of the Whorl and I bought some lovely colourful yarn and … Read More

Sweater to yarn to shawl refashion
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I have just finished what I think must be the ultimate refashioning project (at least of those I have done). I took a knitted merino sweater, frogged it, plied the very thin strand of yarn together using a Navaho 3-ply … Read More

Update on Thing a Day – up to day 16
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I have done another week of Thing a Day (TAD) and I must admit it is getting harder and harder. Not harder doing things as such. I love that bit. But harder uploading photos and adding links and all that. … Read More

Friday finds – more sweaters
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OK you have me, I’m obsessed with sweaters at the moment. But I don’t wear all of them though. I make yarn from them. I really love doing this, even though John is getting pretty tired of having the sweaters … Read More

What craftyness are you doing for Valentines?
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I have been making hearts. Hearts, hearts and more hearts. All for this project I came up with in January called ‘A World in Love’. You may already have read about it in this previous post. If you wish to … Read More

How to recycle yarn from sweaters
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Looking for ideas on what to use your new yarn for – check out my knitting designs. I began recycling yarn from sweaters last year because I wanted to have really nice natural yarns but I don’t want to spend … Read More

Handspun – teal merino
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This summer we went on holiday to Denmark and stayed in the summerhouse at the West coast. I did quite a bit of spindle spinnning during those two weeks – in the car, on the beach ant the BBQ. I … Read More

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