Category Archives: yarn

Knitting today, grommets tomorrow

I hope you all had a good weekend – we had a great Saturday, but Sunday was all downhill. Hugo split his lip and goodness know what got into Elena. She was not a well behaved girl. Neither of them … Continue reading

Posted in hand dyeing, in threes, knitting, raising children, yarn | 4 Comments

It’s probably time to admit I’ve got a problem

Hello, my name is Ruth and I’m an in threes addict. I really love this pattern. I can’t help it – the cardigan’s so great for layering and adding a pop of colour to a baby’s outfit. I never fail … Continue reading

Posted in baby, Etsy, gifts for babies, hand dyeing, in threes, knitting, yarn | 18 Comments

I’m on Etsy!

I’ve taken a massive leap and decided to open a little shop on Etsy. Eeek! I’ve become quite addicted to dyeing yarn and am smart enough to realise I’m never going to manage to knit my way through the amount … Continue reading

Posted in Etsy, hand dyeing, yarn | 14 Comments

A touch of dyeing

It’s been a bit quiet here on the blog as I try and put the house back together after KCW. Bathrooms have been scrubbed, floors vacuumed and mopped. To be honest, it was all quite overdue and I’m glad to … Continue reading

Posted in hand dyeing, knitting, yarn | 1 Comment

Biting the cables bullet

I have a habit of getting into a crafting rut – making the same thing, over and over (case in point – my love of the in threes baby cardigan). Every now and again, I go out on a limb. … Continue reading

Posted in Bendigo Woollen Mills, cables, gifts for babies, knitting, milo, raising children, stash, yarn | 12 Comments

Rainbow cardi: yet another in threes

A friend of a friend, my hairdresser is having her second baby in November. She is fantastic and, even though I don’t see her nearly often enough, I adore her. This girl is into pin-ups and is a lovely colourful … Continue reading

Posted in gifts for babies, hand dyeing, in threes, knitting, yarn | 15 Comments

A cute set for some cute siblings

Some dear friends welcomed a cute baby boy into their family recently. Given I was also running really late with his big sister’s first birthday present, his arrival presented me with an irresistible opportunity to knit a sibling set. Both … Continue reading

Posted in baby, baby vertebrae, Bendigo Woollen Mills, clothes for children, gifts for babies, gifts for kids, in threes, knitting, yarn | 3 Comments