Category: Finishing Techniques

acrylic versus merino yarn

Acrylic or Merino? Daddy or Chips?

I’m flattered that my friends ask my advice about yarn a lot: which is the best one to use for such-and-such a project, which is a suitable but cheaper alternative to Brand X, which weight of yarn would work for this cardigan, which will be hard-wearing enough…?  If I wrote an article on factors to […]

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Top Design Tips No. 1

This week I’ve been beavering away on a super-secret collaboration with some other WAHM crafters.  I can’t and won’t tell you about it until Spring, but I can certainly give you this peep into how I design… Rather than knit an entire garment, I’m doing little test-parts of it at a time.  So there’s been […]

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