Rainbow Knits Blog

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2016 Knitting and Crochet Classes

I’m very excited about running an extensive programme of knitting and crochet classes, for all levels and abilities, from the wonderful new therapy centre in Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire: Your Best Foot Foward. It’s airy, light, comfortable and welcoming, so the perfect venue for my relaxed classes. You’ll see that the schedule of knitting and crochet classes […]

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Free Pattern – Recorder Cover Case

My eldest daughter is learning how to play the recorder. Even when she remembers to put it away in its case, she’s forever losing it. Or leaving it on windowsills and dropping it on the floor (ouch!) What’s a mother to do?! Get practical, and crochet her a cover for the recorder that protects it, […]

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Rainbow Sock Pattern

My 3 year old is going through a fussy phase – she hates wearing socks. Well, I hate her little legs getting cold in this chilly autumnal weather, so a solution had to be found! Luckily, she asked me to knit her some rainbow socks “with lots of pink”. She stroked my stash of Biggan […]

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