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Completed Wurm

The Wurm hat I’ve been knitting for a friend is done. It’s not quite the same as mine because I didn’t have enough of the plain yarn to use doubled between the chenille stripes. Instead, I stranded it with a … Continue reading

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Alternative cycle clips, finished socks and another hat

As is usual, I’ve started more new things than I’ve finished this week. Let’s start with the finished objects. Blue Alternating Slip-stitch Socks First, the blue slip-stitch socks. I can’t show you any photos of them looking perfect on the … Continue reading

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MOOCs to soothe the February blues

A couple of MOOCs I hate February. The days are still short and temperatures low, but there’s none of the post-Christmas bonhomie of January, and the sales are over so I have no excuse to indulge in retail therapy. It’s … Continue reading

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The EU VAT omnishambles

Selling downloads in the EU?  Read on The more eagle-eyed Ravelry addicts may have noticed that some paid-for patterns are no longer being offered to customers based in the European Union (EU), and some generous designers (like Gisela Beyer) are … Continue reading

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Another hat, and a cupboard that will close

Natalie v2 I finally bit the bullet and pulled out the back of my Natalie vintage sweater – it was never going to be big enough, despite the tension (gauge) swatch telling me otherwise. I’ve cast on again with enough … Continue reading

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