Knit Camp 2017

Sunday 30th October 2016

As you may know, Kathy and I have been planning a Knit Camp experience; most of these plans have been in our heads – until now.  Now I am ready to ask you if you would like to come with us,...

New Moebius Course, 18 February 2017

Thursday 27th October 2016

Hello there!  Here is a new course, in February 2017 (a repeat of November 2016).  NEW Moebiuses.  I have designed two new ones and I can also take bookings from those new to Moebius knitting as...

The Axis of Evil (AKA Squirrel for lunch)

Tuesday 18th October 2016

So, recently, as you may have read, my good friend Hilda sadly died.  It was a shock.  It is still a shock.  And while Hilda was in hospital and then after she had died, I had her dog, Toby, here...

Designer Notes: The Lumi Mitts

Monday 17th October 2016

This is the latest in an occasional series of posts about some of the designs in Elements – tips, tricks and some of the back-story.   These are very practical, despite looking quite sparkly and...

Hilda

Sunday 9th October 2016

If you have been on one of my workshops here, you may well remember Hilda.  She often came down to the house at about tea time to sit with us at the end of the day, have a cup of tea and a slice of...

‘Ice Boa’ from Elements

Saturday 1st October 2016

I wanted to show you this: It is Ice Boa from Elements.  Jane, who has knitted two of these now, edged the cast-on side with velvet fabric/ribbon which I think is really lovely and would also have...