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The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting Review 0

Book review – The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting by Elizabeth Lovick

Though perhaps not suitable for beginninners, as The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting: promises to be, this book is certainly a good resource for the more accomplished lace knitter. The stitch dictionary especially is a good resource. I certainly don’t regret purchasing this book, and it has come in handy...

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What to knit – Hot on the needles in July

It is hot hot hot out there (by Irish standards at least) but don’t let that stop you from knitting. I’m mostly doing lace at the moment, working on my own shawl but also already plotting and swatching for my next project. I’ve also got a lovely ball of Lang...

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Designing my first knitted lace shawl – part 1

In my review of the Lace Shawl Design Class on Craftsy, I mentioned that I am working on my first shawl myself, and I showed you some of my swatches. We’re about two weeks from when I first started experimenting with shapes and stitch patterns, and my progress has been...