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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 – Beginner Patterns Part 1 – Knit

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Beginner Knits

Beginner Patterns, Knit – Indie Design Gift Along 2018 I’m sorry I’ve not blogged for a few days, it’s a busy time of year for my day job and I’ve also been helping out with the Gift Along (as I do every year).     I’ll catch up a bit today with two posts crammed with […]

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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Slipper Bootie Favourites

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Fisherman's Fabric Slippers

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Slipper and Bootie Favourites Today, I thought we’d have a look at some of the awesome Slipper Patterns available in the Indie Design Gift Along this year.    I’ve picked designs from the Indie Design Gift Along 2018 that caught my eye, had interesting stitch patterns, techniques, were quick or just […]

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Indie Gift Along 2018 –

Today, I thought we’d have a look at some of the amazing Poncho patterns available in the Indie Design Gift Along this year. University Poncho by Martha Wissing I love the smooshy cables and ribbed pattern on this poncho, knitted in Aran weight yarn it’s a very quick and simple knit. Sort Of Silent by Artesanitarium Designs […]

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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys, Softies etc

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Toys, Softies and Cuddly Gift Knit and Crochet ideas I’m not really a maker of toys, but I have made them in the past, usually as a gift for a new family member or just for fun, but this year’s Gift A-long has really opened my eyes to some incredible […]

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A Magnus for Maxwell

Magnus for Maxwell kids cardigan pattern

I’m working on a Magnus for Maxwell my cousin’s little boy.   The pattern Magnus is by Jenny Wiebe.  I’m using some James C Brett Marble Chunky in grey.   I’ve picked a machine wash yarn as both my cousin and her husband work full time and what parent has time to hand wish little clothes? The finished […]

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Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Sock Patterns

Indie Design Gift Along 2018 Sock Patterns – Sensational Knit Socks and Crochet Socks Hi everyone, I’ve been browsing the giant pattern bundle at the Indie Design Gift Along and looking through the Participating Designers list for 2018.   So much talent and incredible patterns for both knitting and crochet. There are 349 designers, 263 knit […]

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