Knitted Socks

Knitted Socks

I really wanted to challenge myself with my knitting and I thought socks would be and ideal way to achieve this. There are so many skills I have leant through sock knitting including short row shaping, stretchy bind off and of course Kitchener stitch. I chose socks because I can easily work on them Continue reading

Knitting for Babies

Knitting for Babies

Hi all, A few of my friends had babies towards the end of last year, and they are now approaching between 6 and 9 months old. There were 2 boys and two girls who I had been knitting for. Knitting baby clothes and toys is a great way to build up your knitting skills because you can try all sorts Continue reading

Knitting for baby – Cable Cardigan

Knitting for baby – Cable Cardigan

I have a few friends who have had or are having babies in the very near future and I have been knitting for them for a while. I visited the first of the newborns this morning. He's totally gorgeous and I loved knitting and crocheting for him. The clothes are a little big, but that's better than a Continue reading

Knitting – Cables and Lace

Knitting – Cables and Lace

During the last couple of weeks I have been knitting furiously. I have really relished trying new patterns. Of course knitting takes much more time than sewing or crochet for that matter. Neither of my knits are finished yet but I love the patterns so much I want to share the work in progress with Continue reading