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WIP Wednesday – Christmas Eve Cast On

  Happy Boxing Day, lovely people. I hope you had a lovely day yesterday. We had a lovely Christmas Day at home, with my husband taking charge of our kitchen (I think he’d love to be a chef in his spare time 😊) after we came home from mass. I on the other hand took… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Christmas Eve Cast On

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WIP Wednesday – Must Knit Faster

It goes without saying that my knitting's been suffering a worse-than-usual setback partly because of my new-found love for Amigurumi toys, but I found a bit of time to work on my Orkney. Remember the booboo I talked about (see below) last week? I fixed it with 2 passes of duplicate stitches (one each for the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Must Knit Faster

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Crocheting After Ages

As a teen growing up in Lagos, crochet (more like granny squares) was all around me, and I did a bit of it. I remember making small granny squares in neon pinks and greens particularly and then lost interest. Around December 2015 when I stumbled on knitting, and impatiently waiting for my knitting supplies to… Continue reading Crocheting After Ages

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FO Friday – Box of Spices

It’s bring and brag time because my beautiful shawl is finally off my blocking mat; that means I now have three me-made shawls, and my usual one can now have a breather. This was an interesting and straightforward knit. To recap, pattern is On the Spice Market by Melanie Berg, and yarn is Cascade 220 fingering in… Continue reading FO Friday – Box of Spices