Category Archives: self-patterning yarn

Tips & Techniques for Using Variegated Yarn by Fiber Flux

All who know me realise that I’m in love with self-striping, self-patterning, self-anything colourful yarn. This is a fantastic blog about how to use them and get fantastic results. Fiber Flux…Adventures in Stitching: Tips & Techniques for Using Variegated Yarn.

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3 in 1 Scarf Pattern: a Solution to Keep out the Chill

I’d like to present to you my 3 in 1 scarf pattern as a solution to keep out autumnal chills and winter weather. The smorf (yes, I did make that up!). In my travels around the web, I’ve seen a number … Continue reading

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Fibre East 2013 and Other Yarn Thoughts

This weekend  has been wall-to-wall yarn for me. On Saturday, I went to the last event this summer where I was selling my yarn. It was a local High Street event and although for some mysterious reason unfathomable to anyone … Continue reading

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May your Stripes be Bold and Bright

I’m obviously not a yarn purist as I adore self-striping yarn. The line is very clear on this – you either love it or hate it. It’s like the Marmite question. Or the Cats v. Dogs question. For me it was … Continue reading

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