she swatch sea shells

(photo by me, courtesy Shetland Amenity Trust) I’ve been swatching sea shells on-and-off for a few months now. To explain: when I visited Shetland in January, I fell in love with this stole, shown to me by the wonderful Carol Christiansen at the Shetland Museum and Archives (it is seen here from the wrong side).… Read More

lyttelton

Hello! If you don’t come here for the knitting and are bored with talk of garment construction, stitch patterns, and the like, then my apologies. Move along please! Nothing to see here! I can now report that another pattern is ready. This was a very interesting project for me, as it is the first garment… Read More

thankyou, Suvi S

We have just returned from a lovely, relaxing couple of weeks holiday. Shortly, I intend to bore you senseless about where we’ve been — but first, the important stuff — some knitting. You see here the arm cable of my new sweater Baby cables and Big Ones Too, by the wonderful Suvi S. Let me… Read More