Tag: sock wool

CSM fingerless gloves

Been asked to make some childrens fingerless gloves. I normally make these. So I made the pattern but added Lycra and reduced the tension by 1 setting. This is the result, a very stretch smaller […]


Crochet Motif Cardigan

 I came across this picture of a crochet motif cardigan a couple of years ago on a blog and fell in love with the cardigan but I had no idea where the pattern came from so […]


Latest Project : Another Crochet Granny Square Cardi

Following on from my previous granny square cardigan – I’ve made another based on the pattern. Granny cardigan by Yarnartist This time I used Noro Silk Garden Sock Yarn 241 .


Weekend away

We have just returned from a few days away. We got Julia to look after the dog.  Julia lives on a farm, looks after her own horses and stables others right in the middle of […]


Book club read – well almost

Having been given Middlemarch to read for our February book – great a classic I thought, but it turned out not be my friends and mine cup of tea.  So after giving up reading we […]


Recently finished

I had a sample of Noro Silk Garden Sock Wool from my suppliers.  It was an underweight ball (which is probably why it was a sample) so I needed to knit something that wasn’t  too […]


Intarsia Gloves

Just finished my first pair of gloves. Knitted in the round on 4 needles (Knitpro) with stripes and intarsia. Knitted in Noro Silk Garden sock wool and Rowan Pure Wool 4ply, the pattern was for […]