Can we talk about this book for a moment? Background: Alice Starmore is a force of knitting. She wrote the literal book on fair isle, and while prior to this I didn’t own any of her books, Mom and I used her Oregon Autumn pattern (published in Vogue Knitting about a decade ago) for the … More Glamourie

1/51 Yarns: Fine Wool

I’m casting off! The longboat is packed with provisions, the crew are aboard, the shore is receding… OK enough nonsense, here’s my first yarn! The task for this wool is to go fine. Fine not meaning skinniest yarn, but yarn from the wool with the skinniest individual fibres. What better than to use the finest … More 1/51 Yarns: Fine Wool