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Days 43 & 44 Swatches on the train

My weekly commute up to Leicester often gives me train time to work on some yarn-ing.  This week I had my cable pattern book and a stash of yarns and decided to learn some new stitches.  On the way up I tried a woven twist stitch which was quite straightforward and I was pleased with … Continue reading

Days 36, 37, 38 herringbone cont.

Having mastered the technique for herringbone I wanted to try it in a different yarn to see the difference it would make. So I picked a mohair yarn I had and gave that a go on the 4mm needles. It came up very tight and dense – almost like carpet! And the mohair fluffiness disguised … Continue reading