Happy Monday Hedgehogs

Little hedgehogs are making me smile this morning … I love the fair isle hedgehogs gracing the yoke of a Kate Davies “Paper Dolls” sweater (if only I had more knitting time), am excited about knitting up a little Herbert Hedgehog from the Purl Bee to rumble in my autumn leaves collection and join a … Continue reading

Inspirational: Mollie Makes

We love Mollie Makes magazine, and we want to share the love with all of our lovely Threads & More friends. Jump across to our online store, enter this code MMLOVE20 at the checkout & receive 20% off any of the Mollie Makes magazines in stock – including the latest release, for the rest of … Continue reading

Tension squares

Technical Difficulties: Tension Squares Part II

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 resolutionsĀ … 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