Tag: Wool count

A friend did us a huge favour when our oven died, by helping us get a new one that very night! There was some fun and shenanigans, and I learnt that he had a huge love of dragons, so much …

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It’s my favourite time of year, the weather is growing colder, the leaves are turning red, all the winter knits can finally be brought out and worn and best of all, Halloween! Because if Halloween landing on a Thursday this …

Face huggers and slippers? Read More »

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Free pattern Striped Stockinette Snake by Purl Soho – though I tweaked it a bit to be more cobra like! I was looking at my hand dyed wool I did quite a while ago now, and had the urge to knit …

Snake! Read More »

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How could anyone resist such cute squishy toes on such dainty paws? And thus began the madness. Long story short, I have laminate flooring, and wooden chairs. The felt on the bottom of the chairs had worn off and they …

Kitty beans! Read More »

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It was Felix’s birthday yesterday! And her party too! As mentioned in my previous posts I knitted lots of butterflies and tiny bees for the party games and party bags, and after building a section of honeycomb on Monday it …

Mini beasts! Read More »

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Have a craft fair coming up in November (more about it nearer the time) and for that, I needed bunnies. Lots of bunnies. (After this photo, they were left unattended and I came back to find 26) And as I …

Bunnies! Bunnies! Or maybe Hector! Read More »

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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 …

Calling all Collies! Read More »

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Mixing it up as in mixed breed of doggy! I present…a husky/collie cross! As with all the previous huskies, I based the pattern on Siberian Husky by Sally Muir and Joanna Osborne from the book Best in Show: Knit your own …

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Yep. I’ve been asked to remake husky no.1 again as the person who was given him was put in a situation where they kindly gifted him to a little girl who wants a pet dog but can’t have one, so …

Husky No.1 Again. Read More »

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Hi all! Short post this week as I am ready to fall asleep and it’s not even the little terrors bedtime yet! My mum came down for a flying visit this weekend and we literally crammed as much as we …

Husky No.2! Read More »

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