Hello!! Just dropping in to let you know that Alice's Mitts are now live on Ravelry. This link will take you through to the pattern if you'd like to make a pair of your own! These fingerless mitts are knit in the round using 2.5mm DPN needles and feature alternate slanting cables for each hand to... Continue Reading →
Welcome to the first design from my new series collection, Sustain the Sea!! The Orange Roughy Fingerless Gloves. This pattern is a mid-length fingerless glove. I have selected a ‘scale’ pattern to highlight its fishy tribute, with the seed stitch thumb further hinting at marine origins. The stretchy bind and ribbing represents fins. The colour... Continue Reading →
Today, dear readers, I introduce Strong Heart. Originally conceptualised many months ago, after I'd been reading quite a few blog posts about life's challenges, I thought it would be nice to knit something as a reminder of the nicer things in life, and as my gift to my knitting sisters, who find life a struggle... Continue Reading →
A friend wanted to send her friend's daughter some mittens. She asked if I'd knit them for her. We had such fun playing in my yarn collection, choosing colours! She needed them rather quickly, so I knit these over the weekend. I especially love the pink and green stripey ones. Here they are, kindly modelled... Continue Reading →
I knitted these to keep my wrists and hands warm while I work at my desk. To me, they are wrist warmers. Some might call them fingerless gloves because they have a hand section. What would you call them? They're the easiest pattern in the world. Coming to you soon!
Ta da! Ha! You thought you could beat me, you cheeky pair of gloves! But no, I battled on, and now you are DONE!!! Bwa ha ha ha ha!!! I'm a bit surprised they fit - they're meant for a very petite lady who is about the size of the average 12 yr old. So... Continue Reading →