Tag Archives: Arne and Carlos

Harder-to-lose stitch markers

I made a set of knitting stitch markers about a year ago – the Knitting Stitch Markers tutorial is on Instructables.  I’ve used them a lot.  They are tiny, with beads of only 6mm (¼”), and they work very well … Continue reading

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The big reveal – Kelmscott and slippers

Arne & Carlos felted slippers It took two one-hour, gentle washes at 40ᵒC to get these slippers to felt the right amount.  Now they are thicker and a good fit, but I wish they were a little thicker still.  I … Continue reading

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All over bar the crochet

All the knitting is done on this Kelmscott cardigan now, and the last two pieces are being blocked – there wasn’t room on my blocking mats to do all six at once.  At this time of year it’s taking a … Continue reading

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Sanquhar slippers

I’m making plans for the Arne and Carlos felted slippers that are going to be my next knitting project. A rummage through my yarn stash produced some suitable 100% wool aran weight yarn, as I expected it would. Some of … Continue reading

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