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The Sometimes Freakish Moebius Knitting

The Sometimes Freakish Moebius Knitting

Recently I shared in a vlog that I’ve been knitting some Moebius cowls for myself out of odd 50g balls on DK weight yarn in the stash and I thought a follow-up blog post was in order about them. So first things first, what exactly […]

Finally another Vlog

Finally another Vlog

Finally, I’ve got another vlog up on the YouTube channel. I know… it’s been months since the last one. Sometimes I think this blog and the YouTube channel are a little bit cursed. I just start to get into a routine with them and WHAM something happens to disrupt it all.

Long long witchy socks

Long long witchy socks

Sometimes you just need a really long pair of knitted socks to go under your boots, enter the ‘Long long Witchy Socks’….

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.

I’ve never blocked a shawl like this before

I’ve never blocked a shawl like this before

I’m not a big fan of blocking, as in I don’t particularly like doing it, but this shawl was screaming at me that it wanted to be blocked.

Free ‘Stripy Hat’ Knitting Pattern

Free ‘Stripy Hat’ Knitting Pattern

FREE knitting pattern for a stripy hat here on the blog and Ravelry.

Goodbye Old Friend

Goodbye Old Friend

I’d love to be able to write a beautiful, eloquent and inspirational post right now, but the truth is I’m heart broken and can’t find the words.  So I’ll just leave this photo here instead…

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 […]