Old Maiden Aunt Yarns

Studio 30. Ritchie Street. West Kilbride. KA23 9AL. Scotland. info@oldmaidenaunt.com

Monthly Archives: June 2008

away…

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i’ve been away – did you miss me? here’s what i’ve been doing…. i went here (a shieling in north uist)& worked with this natural dyer & used this (bog myrtle leaves) to make these there was knitting everywhere… here (on the beach, north uist)& here (a knitted fish display in the museum at taigh […]

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in training

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yes, the run is over – but i’m still in training! & here’s what i’m doing at the moment: one sock… two socks…?? yes, that’s right – i’m getting my knitting skillz ready for the summer of socks by teaching myself how to knit two socks at the same time. one of the SoS contests […]

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hello june

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although i haven’t blogged about it yet, i’ve been working quietly away on my june project for my sweater-a-month challenge. it’s not very exciting to look at yet, what with being gray stockinette. but what you can’t really see from the picture is how lovely the yarn is. looks-wise, it’s extremely…. well, i think “rustic” […]

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everyday may

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the may sweater for my sweater-a-month challenge is done! project specs:pattern: everyday tweed by marie graceyarn: colinette cadenza, 11 skeins, an unknown mill-end colourway purchased last summer at the colinette mill shop in walesneedles: 4mm addi turbosmodifications: wider ribbing at neckline, ribbed cuff & hem instead of picot hem as written overall, i’m ok with […]

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