Ideas for knitting with faux fur yarn

I recently bought a few balls of faux fur yarn and once it arrived I immediately fell in love with it but wasn’t sure what to knit with this lovely, soft, furry yarn. After a search around the internet, I found several wonderful (and free!) knitting patterns for using faux fur yarn, and gained some […]

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How to decorate your home with knitting

We were recently asked to contribute to a great article about how you can decorate your home with handmade items. This got me thinking about how knitting can really help to transform a house into a home. The obvious ways to decorate a home with knitting are of course adding afghans, blankets and cushions to […]

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Fur trimmed fingerless mittens free knitting pattern

If you are a follower of this blog, you may have noticed a slight fondness for knitting with handspun wool. I love the stuff! Handspun wool often comes in single skeins or balls, and so it is ideal for using as an accent in knitting projects or for making small garments such as fingerless mittens […]

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