I use a double rib a lot, it’s that little bit more forgiving than the taughtness of a single rib and I find it easier to knit. See what you think!
Knitting with colour seems a long way off when you start knitting. You knit a blue hat for a newborn baby boy, maybe a purple scarf for your Auntie and as you get a bit more adventurous you discover the variegated yarn that makes your […]
If you’re after a bit of texture in your knitting and want to get fancy, this is your chance. In this video I’ve used a chunky, smooth, wool yarn and most importantly a plain coloured yarn, to show off the combination of knit and purl […]
I love remembering the days when I would gather with my friends and chit-chat about knitting, all of us sharing the space to discuss our latest projects and read our knitting magazines. Those days aren’t that far behind me, but it’s a different world. For […]
You’ve see me create tassels already… Well are you ready to see more options? Today it’s the bobble. Not the big old pom-pom that sits on top, but a tiny bobble which adds the elegant flourish to a beret. You know what else I’ve […]
I have a wicked grin on my face! Is it easy? is it? And more confusing is drilling down and saying, what do I choose for my Dad’s Christmas jumper, my bestie’s Winter hat, my neighbour’s new baby? Well today let’s investigate just one of […]
If you’d like to join me next week for a Knit With Hannah jargon busting ride, we’ll do some jargon busting- you know, figuring out all that secret knitting code. Sign up to my email list- on the side bar- and starting next Tuesday (August […]
“….if you think it, want it, dream it, then it’s real, you are what you feel…” I love the musical, Joseph And His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. There’s something in the story and soundtrack that just gives me goosebumps. It’s the tale of someone overcoming misfortune, […]