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WIP Wednesday – Christmas Special

I don't have any Christmas-related knitting at the moment, but I’ve been thinking of making a Christmas Nativity Scene with Amigurumi since my new-found love for it. After searching high and low, I didn’t find one that appealed to me, but instead found Jean Greenhowe's Christmas Special booklet which has a knitted nativity scene. Stash… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Christmas Special

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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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Teddy T

I read somewhere that a 50:50 cotton-acrylic mix is good for Amigurumi toys that'd be 'manhandled', so I decided to give it a try for Mr T, the Amigurumi teddy I’m making for my youngest. The pattern is Teddy Theodore from my book 'Cuddly Amigurumi Toys' by Marie-liis Lille, and classified as advanced, so promised… Continue reading Teddy T

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Caught Another Bug

Not the one that makes one miserable, but a good one, the Amigurumi bug 😏. Though I've been not very active knitting-wise (and WordPress-wise as a matter of fact), I've found time to dabble in some crochet, thanks to my two youngest. Sometime last year, they started asking me to teach them how to knit. I… Continue reading Caught Another Bug