Tag Archives: cardigan

Dyeing up A Gradient

Yesterday, I decided it was time to dye up the yarn I had bought for the Carol Feller KAL which is starting on the 18th June I knew that I wanted pink… With that in mind, I soaked my 5 … Continue reading

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Mix and Match Cardigan

I have my designers head on, machine knitting designers head no less! I have no idea where the inspiration for this cardigan came from…I knew I wanted to knit some texture into a design but would it work? I decided … Continue reading

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Smoothie

A couple of days ago I was just putting some washing into the tumble dryer when my pile of fibre blends caught my eye So, on impulse, I grabbed a bag and decided to do some dyeing The blend was … Continue reading

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Decisions and Designing

I have been designing for the knitting machine again…this time a fitted cardigan, with tuck detail on the waist and cuffs, I used Yeoman Yarn’s Sari, another beautiful yarn to work with. The design looks simple enough but the detail … Continue reading

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Machine Knit Slouchy Cardigan is Go!

At last…the pattern has been tested and is now for sale You can view it on Ravelry here or you can purchase it using the link in my sidebar without going into Ravelry 😉   I can’t wait to see … Continue reading

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Reasons to be cheerful

Remember that storm in October 1987? Well I was living in Jersey in the Channel Islands when that storm happened at it was scary but the devastation it caused to that small island was immense!! My Mum had come over … Continue reading

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Twisted Rib Finished (a couple of photos added)

I am feeling a bit proud of myself today….I finished this lovely cardigan yesterday but it was looking very big so…..I bravely did something…can’t quite believe I did it mind you….I put it in the tumble dryer!Two 10 minute bursts … Continue reading

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Stash Bustin’ and UK Swap

I can now reveal the bag I made for my swap pal, RooknitsI think she likes her package as she has written a lovely post over on her blog….Ruth has a thing for Miffy, imagine my delight when I found … Continue reading

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