On with the old…..

there is an old superstition amongst Gansey knitters that if a Gansey is not finished by midnight on 31 December it needs to be unravelled and left for a year otherwise it will bring bad luck to the wearer. I’m very relieved that this diesn’t apply more generally to knitting and crocheting as my tendency

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Knitting outside the Box

Knitting Outside the Box is a fabulous new book by the renowned designer, Bristol Ivy. Drawing on what inspires her most, Bristol Ivy, shares the possibilities that she finds inherent in knit fabric. Utilising the exercises she uses in her life as a designer, she encourages knitters to make their own rules and push their

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