Wonderful Wool … Wool People vol. 5

  If you know the girls at Threads & More, you know that we L.O.V.E. Jared Flood, Brooklyn Tweed & the amazing designs he creates in collaboration with some of the best Woolly peeps around the world. A spot of ravelry surfing today revealed Wool People vol.5 – the latest release of beautiful patterns perfect as … Continue reading

For the love of: Romance Was Born

Romance Was Born and Cleckheaton have proven high fashion and knitting can definitely be stashed in the same pigeonhole – just have a peep at this incredible coat they’ve collaborated on! – Frankie Magazine facebook post I can’t wait to see this coat take shape over the next few months as one of our favourite … Continue reading

Technical Difficulties: Tension Squares Part II

Tension squares

It’s the topic of conversation at the store on a regular basis … tension squares? no, I don’t bother, I know that I am a tight knitter – I just make myself knit loosely. Can’t understand why my patterns don’t always turn out thought … or, I don’t have time for tension squares, I just … Continue reading

Technical Difficulties: Tension Squares

How’s this for an idea (repeat after me) … I pledge that from this point forward, I will always knit or crochet a full and complete tension square. I will do this because, tension is IMPORTANT. One of the main reasons (outside of ‘no time’) why my knit list of 2012 wasn’t fulfilled came down … Continue reading

New beginnings … new inspiration

You may remember last year’s knitting year’s resolutions … well … here you go people – here’s my knit list for 2013! And yes. I can hear you laughing so hard you are snorting, falling off your chairs, and blowing coffee (or whatever you are drinking) out your nose. BUT A GIRL HAS GOT TO DREAM … Continue reading