Placemat and Coaster Set

Placemat and Coaster

I love the colour of teal! Can you tell?

When I saw this gorgeous yarn from Bernat, I simply had to have it. It works up so perfectly¬†and there’s no snagging or pilling. It’s absolutely the perfect yarn for these placemats.

I’ve created a lovely quick-and-easy free pattern for knitted placemats and coasters. As a bonus, Read more

How to unpick your knitting from the bottom edge

Unpick Knitting from Bottom edgeSome days, I get so excited about knitting that I tend to get carried away. This was one of those days. I was making a cute tea cosy that looks like a cabled sweater (see the free pattern here). I couldn’t wait to see how it would turn out.

I will admit, I may or may not have also been distracted by the TV. And I didn’t count the cables correctly. All this excitement and distraction resulted in the little sweater having one side longer than the other. Oops! Read more