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FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Thanks to the sudden change to cooler weather, I was able to re-visit my woollen WIPs that had been on languishing on no-knitting island, and first to cross the finish line is my Carbeth cardigan. According to the pattern, the cardigan is intended to be wide, cropped, and hang bell-like from the shoulders; but being… Continue reading FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

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WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

Need I say more 🙂? The more I knit my Orkney cardigan, the more I love it, and it's turning out to be a really  exciting knit. I'd read Ravelry notes where several knitters knitted this in the round, and was very tempted to do same, but then I didn't want to spend time doing any… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

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WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’

As you may have noticed on my Instagram widget, I posted my progress on my husband's languishing Carraig Fhada vest days ago. I had some days off work last week and combined with the bank holiday, it meant I had five whole weekdays to 'play' with, so I decided to show the vest some love. The downside however was the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’

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WIP Wednesday – For The Love of Fair Isle

I managed to put a little dent in my WIPs thanks to the bank holiday Monday here, so I only have one WIP - Rowan’s Orkney to report on because both my Vinterfjell jumper and Carbeth cardigan are now finished and currently blocking. This knit has not been without some mishaps. First was the 2x2 corrugated… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – For The Love of Fair Isle