new look

You may have noticed that we’ve been overhauling a few patterns recently. In some cases, this has involved replacing older yarns or colourways with those more readily available, in others it has meant updating outmoded methods of pattern-writing to reflect my more recent in-house style. Having spent the past couple of years knitting with two… Read More

today’s news . . .

The weather is biblical. Again. A beautiful moth appeared in the kitchen. I prepared a gigantic slow-cooked curry. My preparations would have been more efficient had I not kept stopping to photograph the moth. I crunched all the numbers for one of my new patterns (whoot!). And, for those of you who were asking, my… Read More

new bmc

Just popping in to show you a few photos of the new BMC sample which will be coming with me to Woolfest. I wrote the pattern for two sizes of cowl – small and large. The large one you may have already seen, and this is the small. This size is worked over 7 repeats… Read More

The BMC (Betty Mouat Cowl)

At last! I can now show you the BMC (Betty Mouat Cowl). You may remember my cockleshell lace obsession , which resulted in the soon-to-be released Betty Mouat Sweater? One can never have too many cockleshells, I reckon, and this design is a veritable showcase of ’em. Cockleshell lace is traditionally knit back-and-forth in garter… Read More