Monthly Archives: May 2012

Brockford Barn knit and stitch

My first time at the Brockford Barn knit and stitch. A weekly meeting for craft people to get together, knit (and/or crochet), stitch and share ideas. How lovely to meet like-minded people, and a good excuse to spend the morning … Continue reading

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Double knit like 4-ply? Rowan’s Pure Cashmere DK

My current knitting project is “Fawn”, a classic, understated cropped cardigan by Kim Hargreaves…. I’m using the recommended yarn – Rowan’s pure cashmere. I love the drape and feel of this sumptuous yarn, but it knits much more like a … Continue reading

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Book review: Knitting block by block by Nicky Epstein

I recently purchased “Knitting block by block” from Amazon and it arrived yesterday. It is my first Nicky Epstein book/pattern, and I came across it whilst browsing through the knitting network site Ravelry I couldn’t resist the purchase, because the it seemed … Continue reading

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