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Bootstrap Bonkers

I was going through my pictures when I found these, my first knitted pair of socks 'appropriately' named Bootstrap (original name) Bonkers. I couldn't resist giving it that name since the yarn is mostly Zauberball® Crazy, with Lana Grossa Meilenweit (cuffs, toes and heels). The pattern is called Bootstrap from Lara Neel's book - Sock… Continue reading Bootstrap Bonkers

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What’s On My Needles? Part Two

Since my cardigan is nearing completion, it's time to unveil the remaining three projects currently on my needles. Remember I said in that same post that I have four projects on my needles. First up is this Borboleta top by Louisa Harding in her Noema yarn,  made up of cotton (75%), acrylic (20%) and polyamide (5%). This baby… Continue reading What’s On My Needles? Part Two

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My First Stranded Colourwork

Thinking back now, I bit more than I could chew many times when I first started knitting. I'd only been knitting for a very short time when I saw this free, gorgeous pair of houndstooth fingerless gloves on Allfreeknitting.com by Ellen from A Pile of Sheep.  It was love at first sight, I mean what's… Continue reading My First Stranded Colourwork