Confessions of a YarnAddict

Confessions of a YarnAddict

Confessions of a YarnAddict

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Welcome To The Blog of Anniken Allis

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  • On Teads since: 24/06/2009
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  • Confessions of a YarnAddict

    Carlyon Bay is a big, beautiful, cozy new shawl. It starts as a crescent shape worked in stripes in garter stitch then the shaping changes slightly for the lace section. I've combined three colours of Lang Merino 200 (which I'll have at Yarndale this weekend and in the YarnAddict Shop from October) for a squishy, warm shawl perfect for autumn. Carlyon Bay takes 50g of one colour and 100g each of...

  • Confessions of a YarnAddict

    One thing that confused me when I tried to teach myself lace knitting about 10 years ago was yarn forwards or yarn overs. I knit the continental way and the books I looked at assumed the knitter was using the English knitting style. So the instructions made no sense to me. In the UK, we have three different ways to explain a yarn over: yarn forward (yfwd), yarn over the needle (yon), yarn round...

  • Confessions of a YarnAddict

    I'm excited to release the second pattern in the Lace Wear Volume Two collection. Portofino is an elegant poncho which can also be worn as a shawl. Two beautiful lace patterns are worked on the bias in two different colours (or work it all in one colour if preferred). I used Lang Merino 200 in colours 319 and 347. I will have this yarn at Yarndale next week. If you would like to order some, do...