Category Archives: in threes


We’ve had a long week here. Elena had her chicken pox immunisation and seemingly hit her terrible twos (six months early) all in the course of a few days so she’s been keeping me on my toes. I’m taking lots … Continue reading

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A first birthday gift

I believe there’s a certain magic in a carefully selected, lovingly hand made gift – as long as it’s appropriate and well made. I don’t make New Year’s resolutions, but if I did this year’s would be to make as … Continue reading

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I (heart) Bendigo Woollen Mills

I love Bendigo Woollen Mills and, more specifically, I love any excuse to buy new yarn. Hugo’s arrival opens up a whole new world of boy knitting possibilities…which of course requires new yarn! I’ve found Bendigo Woollen Mills’ yarn good … Continue reading

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Ladybugs in threes

During a (rare) period of calm I managed to finish Elena’s ladybug cardigan. It’s knitted from Bendigo Woollen Mills Luxury 10 ply in Stone. The buttons are from Beutron. I love the ladybugs. They’re so bright. Elena took off with … Continue reading

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in threes, times two

I recently knitted a Beyond Puerperium for a friend’s daughter but, for some reason, it turned out really large. My gauge was fine, and quick search of Ravelry comments seems to indicate the pattern sizes large so maybe it’s not … Continue reading

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