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  • Valgaudemar - a sock pattern recipe

    Valgaudemar sock recipe Sometimes, you want an easy repeat pattern that is simple yet lovely. Valgaudemar, inspired by a beautiful deep valley in t...
  • Taking care of your handmade garments

    How to take care of knitted and crocheted garments? Sometimes we are a bit confused on how to clean knitted and crocheted items. Dry cleaning? Gent...
  • cowls, scarves and shawls: how to decide what to make

    Cowl, scarf or shawl? Choose the best design to keep you warm! Here are my favourite knitting patterns.
  • Yarn bases - how to find if it's the right one for you?

    How do you make sure you got the right base for your project? Here is my little guide for you to use!
  • Beginner crochet patterns ideas

    New to crochet? Here is a round up of easy beginners patterns for you to try!

  • Fingerless gloves patterns ideas

    I love fingerless gloves. They stash well in the coat pockets, they keep me warm but I still get to feel what is at the bottom of my bag when trying to fish my keys out or send a text.

    Here are a few of my favourite knitting patterns.

  • Yarn substitution made easy knitting and crochet

    When looking up knitting or crochet patterns online, I like to be able to use my stash or another yarn than suggested by the designer. Not everybody can afford the hand dyed yarn used in the original pattern, or one may want to be able to use a commercial yarn because the fiber is different. Let's look at how you can substitute yarn confidently.

  • Mini basket crochet pattern free pattern

    Make a lovely little basket to gather your face masks, or tidy your trinkets!
  • Sock patterns for beginners

    When you are a beginner, socks can be a bit daunting. But there are so many wonderful patterns that will make the task easier! It’s the perfect project to use all this special hand dyed yarn.

    Here is a little round up of lovely patterns to get you started.