Tag: Rabbie

At long last, the final dog has been knit! I present to you all… I made him following the pattern Border Collie by Sally Muir and Joanna Osborne from the book Best in Show: Knit your own Dog. I really enjoyed …

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As mentioned area weeks ago, I’m trying to take up spinning and make my own wool. It’s slow going, mainly as I have a lot of fleece that needs washing and carding before I can try spinning, but it’s there. …

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This is a very wordy post, apologies, feel free to scroll down to just the knitting. Before I moved 300 miles away from home, the duty of fixing my family’s drama fell to both myself and my sister Rabbie. Its …

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As the title says, socks! Socks! Socks!! Yeah…I went a little sock mad…I blame Rabbie. She came down for the rather soggy doggy day and the night before her visit mentioned wellies, so Felix wanted her cat welly socks. Then …

Socks, socks, socks… Read More »

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I admit, I just love the word commonsensical, but it summarises this past knit I’ve been saving, as well as what I currently have on the needles. Yep, commonsensical means practical, and in this case that means arm warmers, which …

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Rabbie asked me to do a Mary Poppins/Mrs Tiggy-Winkle mash-up and like any crazy knitter up for a challenge… The main body of the pattern is based on the Alan Dart Mrs Tiggy-Winkle pattern I made last time, with some …

Mrs Tiggy-Pops! Read More »

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May the stars align and great Cthulhu rise! Oh, wait, no, that’s only what I want to happen in game… Playing Arkham Horror with friends and eating far too much to bring in the new year, but putting up a …

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Ducks? I went out to the cat mint the other day, in the rain (it’s done nothing but rain for weeks now it feels!) and to my surprise, I found… Jemima Puddleduck! I brought her in, dried her off, and …

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Back in June, some of you may remember that I knitted a number of hobgoblin hats. (It spanned three posts, so three links.) Not too long afterwards Rabbie came to visit – a great weekend even if nothing went to …

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As mentioned on my last post, Felix wanted a Cerberus that looks like her favourite fur-cousin Missy! Here’s the cutie in question: I will never tire of posting photos of that dog, she is so cite! Anyway, the first  attempt of …

Cerber-issy take 2! Read More »

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