Tag Archives: cables

(eventually) Flowing Lines

I have been on a strict yarn diet over the last year. I have pretty much only been using yarn from my stash and haven’t been adding much at all. It’s been very satisfactory to watch the stash reduce and … Continue reading

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A Wee Rose Red

Ysolda’s Rose Red beret (rav link) must be one of those wonderful little patterns that fulfil every possible knitting craving. An absolute pleasure to knit with some interesting lace and simple cables. Being a small accessory it was a fairly quick … Continue reading

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A most satisfying pile of scraps

Sometimes those fingerless mittens sitting at the bottom of the UFO bag require less work than memory recalls. Nevermind whatever beauty spots that were bothering me when I initially hid them in the dark corners of my flat. A weaving … Continue reading

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Beatnik

Beatnik by Norah Gaughan in New Lanark Donegal Silk Tweed (Light Graphite) – a proven hard-wearing, comfy and incredibly price-worthy yarn. The stitch definition is great, so perfect for cables. I’ve been living in this since the minute it came off the needles! … Continue reading

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