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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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Inspired to knit by nature! (a sampler based on a pattern from nature)

I’ve been walking with Suffolk wildlife trust to a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSI) where the Snakes Head Fritillary¬† grows. The beautiful checkerboard pattern of this flower has inspired me….I’ve made¬†a sampler. Maybe it can be used with a … Continue reading

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