Category Archives: hats

New hat, new pattern

I’ve enjoyed knitting this hat – it’s a Christmas present for my other half. The pattern is a standard k2p2 rib then ‘Ringwood’, of which there seem to be several versions!  I’ve knitted: rounds 1 and 2 knit, round 3 … Continue reading

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What a difference a yarn makes

I’ve just finished knitting a hat for my son’s birthday.  We’d chosen the yarn together – Debbie Bliss Rialto Aran (100% merino) in dark navy – and he’d specified the type of pattern. What fascinated me was just how different … Continue reading

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New season… New projects

Summer (such as it was) is definitely over although today is one of those lovely sunny, fresh Autumn days.  Amazingly, we’ve managed to harvest this little group of tomatoes, carrots and a baby beet from what has been a somewhat … Continue reading

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