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My Favourite Knitted Cardigan

My Favourite knitted cardigan is a fantastic pattern by my friend Georgie from Tikki Knits. I’ve made a kids version (Granny’s Favourite) of this…

Pearl Shell Crochet Top

For a bit of a change, I decided to crochet a top for myself. My favourite new yarn store Skein Sisters stocks Wool and…

Eyeball Shawl

What a fabulous and unique eyeball shawl pattern by the adorable Stephen West of Westknits. This was a long-term project for me, but I’m…

Unicorn Knitted Toy

Meet Nilla the Unicorn knitted toy! When I first met one at Knit August Nights I knew I had to buy a kit from…

Maleficent Crochet Hat

And her name was Maleficent! Missy wanted to be something unique for school Book Week parade and I remembered seeing a pattern for a…

Wrapped Up Poncho

This Wrapped Up Poncho design is by the very talented Susanne Sommer of Sosu Knits. I’ve been following her on Instagram for a while…

Fidra Beanie

With winter upon us it is now beanie weather and I really enjoyed knitting up this Fidra beanie by Gudrun Johnston. The yummy chunky…

Caron Cakes One Ball Challenge

Recently Spotlight started stocking a new range of yarns called Caron Cakes where the yarn blends through 5 variations of a colour (or different…

Pink PussyHat Project

When I heard about the Pink PussyHat Project and everyone making pink PussyHats for the Women’s March in Washington D.C. that was on January…

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Aran Lace Cardigan

I loved the last Hetty cardigan that I knitted but did find the alpaca wool a bit hot to wear sometimes so I wanted…

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Crochet T-shirt Yarn Rug

Over the Christmas break we changed around the kids beds and Miss 12 moved up into her own double bed and out of a…

Newborn Baby Knitted Hat Pattern

I noticed a friend of mine recently did a photography course and started doing some portrait sessions for friends to build up her portfolio….

Windschief Beanie

I’m always on the hunt for great knitting patterns for guys and whilst searching through Stephen West’s patterns on Ravelry this pattern called Windschief…

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Mo-Mentous Father’s Day Card

Wow it’s September already and that my friends means Father’s Day in Australia. So if you’re a crafty gal like me and you want…

Sassafras Beanie

Well it’s Spring here in Australia now but we’re having some serious September rain today so I’ll be putting on my new beanie to…

Fingerless Mitts Knitting Pattern

This was the first ever pair of fingerless mitts that I’ve knitted and it was the perfect pattern to start with. The gloves have…