5 Shawls, 5 days

Now this seems a bit of a stretch to imagine ANYONE can knit a shawl a day for 5 days.  In essence an incredible knitter, Francoise Daney, has produced a little challenge to help demystify the making of shawls by encouraging people to knit a mini-shawl each day for 5 days working for just 30 … More 5 Shawls, 5 days

Harris Tweed Socks

I’ve got some lovely West Yorkshire Spinners “Aire Valley” aran weight yarn which is suitable for sock knitting as it contains 75% wool and 25% polyamide. The balls of yarn feels coarse to the touch yet I read somewhere that once washed it becomes beautiful and soft.  Well I clearly can’t wash a ball to test that … More Harris Tweed Socks