Monthly Archives: September 2016

Knitting vs Buying Yarn… 


I always maintain there’s two hobbies going on for the keen knitter. Hobby One is knitting – the actual act. Hobby Two is Buying Yarn and has the advantage that it’s a lot quicker and therefore a more instant form of gratification than Hobby One. As we squish another skein we can already see the […]

Lace mistakes 

I’m just been on holiday with a couple of knitting projects on the go. One is the sleeves of a cardigan – I’ve already knitted the body – and they are knit in the round and feature a snowflake lace pattern. Even though I was supposedly distraction-free, I still managed to distract myself with thoughts of […]