Author Archives: justknitting1

Lattice Scarf

Some time ago I came upon this blog and the beautiful scarf, which I new I had to weave, and now finally have.  It is woven in a 2/8 Tencel, the warp is silver and the weft is midnight blue.  On … Continue reading

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Cottage Socks & Silk

A quick shop update. Now available Cottage Sock Yarn from Fleece Artist, colours currently in stock:   Also new, Handmaiden’s Marrakesh and Sea Lace available in 600g cones.  While it may seem indulgent, buying yarn on cones allows you to wind … Continue reading

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That’s A Wrap!

Or a shawl.  Or a very big scarf. A few years ago I purchased a skein of hand-dyed boucle from Hidden Touch Yarns, they were a vendor at the OVWSG annual Christmas sale.  It has been languishing in my yarn cupboard ever … Continue reading

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Mittens

Starting off the new year with a quick knit, mittens.  Pattern is Herringbone Mittens with Poms and is available for free on Ravelry.  The pattern calls for a worsted weight yarn, however I used Briggs & Little Tuffy, I used … Continue reading

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The Calm Before the Storm

Our booth is set-up and ready to go for the sale tomorrow. Happy weaving, Kelly

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Where I’ll Be This Saturday

  I’ll be with the MERA Weavers with a few items for sale. Happy weaving, Kelly

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Whig Rose

Continuing with overshot, I wove two table runners (or maybe more accurately, one loooooong runner, and one table square/topper) in the Whig Rose design from A Handweaver’s Pattern Book by Marguerite Porter Davison. I used Venne organic 2/16 cotton in … Continue reading

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