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Monthly Archives: January 2017

coming home – inchgarvie

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the last knitting pattern (there’s still one more surprise to come!) from Coming Home is the stunning Inchgarvie shawl by Ysolda Teague. i’ve been a longtime fan and friend of Ysolda – in fact, it’s surprising to think about how long we’ve known each other! – and was thrilled when she agreed to design for […]

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coming home – blashy

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the next pattern in the “coming home” book is for the lovely “blashy” socks by Rachel Coopey. although she also creates other marvellous knitting designs, Rachel is very well known for her fantastic socks, with over a hundred sock patterns on Ravelry (!!). i was super excited when she agreed to contribute a sock design […]

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coming home – canadee-i-o

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up next in the “coming home” book is the stunning “canadee-i-o” cowl by Bristol Ivy. i really admire Bristol’s designs – she has a quirky approach to construction and a very clean design aesthetic that really speaks to me, so i was very happy when she agreed to design this beautiful cowl for my book. […]

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coming home – homecoming cake

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i’m super excited to reveal the next contributor to the Coming Home book – this time, it’s not a knitting pattern, but a DELICIOUS cake recipe and beautiful essay. and who better to write about cake than the marvellous Clara Parkes?…. When life gets tough, when I’ve finished my word count, and I can’t see […]

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