Category Archives: yarn

A gift from Grandma

Hugo received his first piece of mail this week – in the form of a present from Grandma and Grandpa. My lovely mother had not only scoured the shops for some cute boys clothes (looks like almost everyone is taking … 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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My latest projects (and a baby…finally!)

The last few weeks have been a little chaotic to say the least. I’ve managed to get a little craft done, and I thought I might  share some of my latest projects. I’ve knitted a sweet little cardigan for Elena. … 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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A red rabbit rattle

We’ve had a day of sniffles, stories and lots of cuddles here today. Elena is a sad snot monster so I’ve had very little time to get anything done. It’s not the best timing – I have boxes that need … Continue reading

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Finished cardigan and a Bean report

My latest Beyond Puerperium is almost done – well, it’s all done bar the blocking. I’ve gone for a very neutral palette in the end. I hope Henry and his mother like it and it keeps him warm this winter!Cute … Continue reading

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Knit, knit, knit

It’s official. The Beyond Puerperium is my go-to baby boy gift knit. I’ve just cast on another for a children’s Secret Santa swap. This is an internet-based swap so I don’t know what this little fellow’s complexion is like. I … Continue reading

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