News from Knitting

Vogue 9100 and vintage Simplicity 3470 mash up

5 days ago

Before we start, I would just like to say that no dresses were harmed, splashed with salt water or g...

Mash | Vogue | vintage | simplicity |

FO: 1950’s denim western skirt

5 days ago

Viva Las Vegas 2019 is not far off, which means I’m madly running around sewing outfits to bring. Ev...

Western | denim | FO | Skirt |

Simplicity 8594 and really bad rhymes galore

1 week ago

Summertime in the city, And all I can think of is pretty dresses and Liberty. So with no lack of per...

Bad | simplicity | galore |

Free pattern: Monarch Lace Blouse, c. 1941

1 week ago

Today’s free vintage knitting pattern is from Monarch Hand Knit Styles Book. 79 first printed in 194...

Lace | pattern | BLOUSE | monarch |

Here & Now | April 2019 Link Up

1 week ago

I originally didn't intend to continue with the Here & Now link up during this year, but I've...

April | Link |

My Mum’s Cardigan

1 week ago

You may recall, I gave my mum yarn for Christmas… so that I could knit her a cardigan. My mum knits...

Cardigan | Mum |

Porridge Days

2 weeks ago

April is here and the delicious weather with it - porridge days they should be called as they are...

Porridge |

Trade Stalls now open!

2 weeks ago

Trade Stalls for the Spinning Hall now Open Thinking of having a Trade Stall at Knitfest this year....

Trade | stalls |

Jo Sharp Silkroad Aran Tweed is back in stock!

2 weeks ago

We now offer the full current range of Jo Sharp Silkroad Aran Tweed . For more information on which...

stock | Tweed | Aran | Jo |

We are moving to a new location!

2 weeks ago

We are moving from our current location in Bungendore to a new place in Wamboin, New South Wales. T...

Location | moving |

Bookish Weather: 3 Books to Enjoy

2 weeks ago

Whenever there is snow around we get battered with gale force winds. What's worse is they have an...

books | enjoy | Weather |

A Magazine + A Video

2 weeks ago

I've always had an interest in writing, stemming from childhood when I wrote many short stories (...

magazine |

Spring Thoughts

2 weeks ago

The warm weather arrived right on schedule yesterday. As the calendar ticked over to September,...

Thoughts | spring |

Sock Knitting

2 weeks ago

I've fallen in love with knitting socks. Even as I knit a pair now, I'm thinking ahead to the next...

Sock | Knitting |

Here & Now | September 2018 Link-Up

2 weeks ago

Can you believe that after this Here & Now, there are only three left for 2018? I was quite...

Link | September |

10 Good Things Right Now

2 weeks ago

It's been a week of trials here, in various forms and with the worst taking up the whole weekend. ...

things |

2018 Christmas Ornament Swap - Come Join!

2 weeks ago

I'm so excited to be hosting the Christmas Ornament Swap again this year! The very first swap, las...

Swap | Ornament | Christmas |

Making When You Feel Like It

2 weeks ago

After moving I didn't pick back up my spinning. Mostly because there was a very intense period of...

making | feel |

Here & Now | October 2018 Link-Up

2 weeks ago

Despite the widespread exclamations about the speed at which each year goes, it seems that time is...

October | Link |

Knitting Mini Elf Hats

2 weeks ago

This Mini Elf Hat is one of those accidental-designs. I fully intended to design it, but original...

hats | Elf | Knitting | mini |