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Issue 3 Index : Winter Delights

Winter Blahs getting to you? At this time of year, just before the freshness of spring arrives, cabin fever is usually getting the best of us. We have just the ticket to liven up your winter! Bursts of colour and lots of lively projects await. Get your cheer on. […]

Thicket Gloves knitting pattern

Thicket Gloves

This pretty accessory, simple to knit, will keep your fingers warm on winter walks. They feature an easy twist-stitch pattern on the back of the hands and plain stockinette palms with close-fitting ribbing to keep out the chill. […]

Cloche to Me knitting pattern

Cloche to Me PDF

This is the pattern for my ideal winter hat. Loose enough not to completely flatten my hair, long enough to cover my ears, easy to smush into a coat pocket, and soft against my skin. […]

Cloche to Me: Spin the yarn

When I started spinning, thick and thin was what I was trying to avoid. One weekend I was in my favorite fiber store, and got glued to some art yarn that the shop owner had spun. It was, simply, gorgeous.

Thicket Gloves : spin the yarn

Well-prepared batts are one of my favorite preparations to spin. For the Thicket Gloves in this issue, I selected two 2-ounce batts from the Artemis, Artemis Etsy store as I wanted a semisolid/lightly heathered yarn for this project. […]