Category Archives: green

Finished Object: Ginkgo Shawl

To begin, I would just like to say that I have a great amount of difficulty spelling the word ‘ginkgo’ correctly. I keep wanting to write it as ‘gingko’. Anna, you fool! It’s probably quite fitting that I ended up … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Handspun Hat

Yes, I know that I said I would write about my knitting goals for 2011, but I think we could all use a break from my endless craft-related introspection. So to break up the monotony a little, here’s something I … Continue reading

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The Grand Hand-Spinning Adventure

Like many knitters, I have been trying to teach myself to spin. Or more accurately, I taught myself how to spin last year and I have spent the intervening period trying to learn how to not suck most heinously* at … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Mythos

And finally, we have a cardigan! The finishing for this one took me days, mainly because I was working a lot, and also partly because I was discouraged by my i-cord edging (I may have used the word ‘arse’ a … Continue reading

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Things that are Green and Delightful

For as long as I can remember, green has always been my favourite colour – and it still is, even though I don’t wear it as much as I used to. I especially love the richer, darker greens; forest greens … Continue reading

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