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The knitting zombie who just wants to knit…

The knitting zombie who just wants to knit…

Sometimes the most important thing is to just knit, the garment at the end is an added bonus. That’s exactly the case with this Gothic Night Shawl currently on my needles.

Marathon Knit for my Wedding

Marathon Knit for my Wedding

Do you ever get a daft knitting idea?  You know one of those, ‘Oh I’ll just do this… it won’t take long’ types of idea.  Then 5 months later you’re frantically trying to finish by knitting at midnight.  Well I had one of those ideas about 6 months ago.

Mara Knits a Podcast – Episode 5 – More Naughty Yarn and a Spinning Rabbit Hole

Mara Knits a Podcast – Episode 5 – More Naughty Yarn and a Spinning Rabbit Hole

Hello and Welcome.  Today I posted Episode 5 of the Podcast up on YouTube after recording it yesterday.  Things are slowly falling into a routine with the Podcast but this is the first time I’ve done them a week apart instead of a fortnight.  I’ll […]

Mara Knits a Podcast Episode 4 – My Crafting Corner is finally done.

Mara Knits a Podcast Episode 4 – My Crafting Corner is finally done.

I’m so happy, my ‘crafting corner’ is finally sorted and I even used it to film the latest podcast episode which is now up on the Mara Knits YouTube Channel.  It’s so wonderful to have a little spot where I can have my knitting and […]

Does your yarn talk to you? I have some that’s very rude.

Does your yarn talk to you? I have some that’s very rude.

Seriously, does your yarn talk to you?  Does it whisper in your ear what it wants to become to fulfil some sort of yarn destiny?  Mine does and sometimes I worry about my sanity.  This silk for example has been chattering non-stop about being a […]