The winner of this year's birthday prize giveaway is.... OLIVE ! And congratulations. ... Please email me with your postal address. Thank you for all your comments. Keep knitting everyone!
It's a brand Chinese New Year....We are now entering the Year of the Sheep! Definitely our year ; )
This week I will be entering a new decade and to celebrate the coming of age, I am releasing Amethystos, a knitting with wire pattern/tutorial. Create a stunning gemstone using knit stitches and beads. The pattern/tutorial is available as a Ravelry download I'm celebrating the big five oh with a birthday giveaway for one of… Continue reading It’s all about the FO
Valentine's Day is only days away.... there's still time to make something special, Handknit Luv hearts 3> You can find the Luv pattern here
I have made it my mission to knit at least one pair of socks a month and to finish the Stepaside. While I knit socks, I have receive some interesting comments and questions from family, friends, colleagues and strangers..."I guess you save alot of money by knitting your own socks.""Why knit a pair of socks… Continue reading Handknit Socks are Bespoke
Last week week we introduced Dublin Knitters to Green Elephant Crochet's kettle dyed yarn. Today's post we interviewed indie dyer, Fiona Waters. How and when did you learn to dye yarn? At first I followed an online tutorial and dyed yarn using food colouring. I was so happy with the results that I wanted to… Continue reading The KNIT ReView: meet Green Elephant Crochet