Category Archives: Knitting

A yearly KAL to fill my sock drawer

Where I talk about last years Through the loops mystery socks KAL, and a little bit about this year’s KAL. Continue reading

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Edinyarnfest 2017

As last year the Edinyarnfest passed like a blurr. I went with my lovely French/ expatriate tricopines group and had a great time, met old friends and made new ones, knit a bit, got inspired, ate a lot of food … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2016

Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2016 round up. Continue reading

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Bloganiversary !

There’s been a while since last time, and the day I decide to log on WordPress, I find it’s is my blogs anniversary. 3 years already! So I’m celebrating with my new mobile phone  (my old one decided today was … Continue reading

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New Year

Looking back 2015 was a special year with a lot changes in my personal life. Mostly for the good (like in “No mud, no lotus”), but still a tough year. Luckily, knitting makes me stay sane, and I am grateful … Continue reading

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Making a hat

Some months ago, Aimée, my knitting friend and owner of l’Oisivethé, asked me if I could make a hat showing off a new yarn the shop was carrying : Gilliat from De Rerum Natura. I was thrilled, because I have … Continue reading

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Summer knits : Garter goodness WestknitsSSK

I am thinking back on my summer vacation knitting now that the autumn is here. One of my summer knits this year was the Stephen West shawl Garter Goodness. I saw it on preview when he came to l’Oisivethé in … Continue reading

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Summer knits : Askews me shawl

I realise that if I don’t do it now, I never will.
So, inspired by Keiry at Keirybeesparis, I’ll write a blog post about this summer’s knits. Starting with Askews me shawl Continue reading

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Wool War One at Le Grand Palais

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I feel everything that is to say, has already been said about this giant art knitting project by delit maille. I was happy to finally see them lined up, all 780 soldiers, in Le Grand Palais. To read more about … Continue reading

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B is for Birthday and for Best dad ever

Today is my dad’s birthday. He is the best dad ever. We don’t get to see each other so much as we live in different countries but it’s good when we meet. I am knitting him something, because I like … Continue reading

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