paper dolls

I’m glad the early mornings are becoming lighter, otherwise I (or rather, Tom) wouldn’t have been able to take these speedily snapped shots of my new sweater. Spring is definitely on its way . . . Did I mention that, undoubted tweeness notwithstanding, I heart this sweater? I love the velvety braf yarn (particularly the… Read More

retrovintage

Needled reviews: Lise-Lotte Lystrup, Vintage Knitwear for Modern Knitters (Thames & Hudson, 2008) Kari Cornell and Jean Lampe, Retro Knits: Cool Vintage Patterns for Men, Women and Children from the 1900s through the 1970s (Voyageur Press, 2008) Most knitters will have noticed the recent ubiquity of all things “vintage” in the world of wool. There… Read More