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Chunky hats

I’m still knitting hats in chunky acrylic. I’ve made four in all and, together with a dozen or so more knitted by others, they’ll be tombola prizes at a local beer festival. Similar woolly hats apparently proved popular last year … Continue reading

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Knitting Fresh Brioche

I’ve got my hands on a copy of Nancy Marchant’s most recent book on brioche knitting, “Knitting Fresh Brioche“, and I’ve been drooling over it all week.  Single colour brioche stitch looks very like a fisherman’s rib, but it really … Continue reading

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Crochet from Italy

We received a surprise package from Italy the other day.  It contained, amongst other goodies, a beautiful crocheted table cloth. This has been made by a woman I have never met or even spoken to.  She is the wife of … Continue reading

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