General ramblings

Slipper Felting – part 2

Following on from my last post, Slipper Felting - part 1, this is where we go all out and talk about throwing your knitted slippers into the wash. Firstly, all the samples here were felted in a front loading washing machine, in fact all the felted items I make are felted this way because it… Continue reading Slipper Felting – part 2

General ramblings

Hartland

Playing catch up as usual. I think I mentioned some time ago that seamless was no longer my favourite type of construction. There was a time that I loved knitting seamless garments and they were pretty much all I worked on. In fact the three cardigans patterns that I published are all seamless construction. Seamless… Continue reading Hartland

General ramblings

Floe

I have now managed to finally publish Floe. As with most of my patterns, Floe is knitted seamlessly in the round but this time from the bottom up. The yarn I used for the sample here is actually two yarns held together. The first a 4ply pure wool yarn from Elann called Soft Embrace, which… Continue reading Floe