Hello from an almost Springlike Cheshire Plain, specifically the carpark in the Blakemere Craft Village! In this episode I waffle on about the weather (again!), review something I’ve never reviewed before and just shake my head in despair at my knitterly ADHD.
What’s On The Needles?
Zipping along on the Tomten:
I’ve also swatched for a seamless yoke sweater
by Elizabeth Zimmermann (I blame A Playful Day
😉 !), using some of the Sheepfold blues and purples and cream left over from my Woolsack cushions. This is one idea for some colourwork….
…and this is the first part of the hem, with the picot row worked.
Inspector Norse by Lipservice Theatre
Something I Really Like
Wingham Woolwork Fibre Sampling Workshop, 6th April 2013, Frodsham Community Centre;
Wonderwool Wales, 27-28 April 2013, Builth Wells, Powys;
Woolfest, 28-29 June 2013, Cockermouth, Cumbria;
Fibre East, 27-28 July 2013, Ampthill, Bedford;
Yarndale, 28-29th September 2013, Skipton.
Rondopolska by Barry Philips, from the album Tråd, available from Magnatune.
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