July 20, 2017

One of the best things about making clothes for yourself is getting the perfect fit. Standard measurements are about averages and statistics, not uniqueness and individuality.

This is where schematics come in useful when knitting. They hold the key to unlocking a custom...

June 29, 2017

I feel like I have one foot in New Zealand and one foot in the UK, as I have alternated between living in the two countries so many times now.  So I understand what it feels like to struggle to buy a recommended yarn because of distance.  

So for all of you who fee...

June 8, 2017

I'm generally not brilliant at being told what to do.  I like to do things my way or at least be given room to put my own unique stamp on my work.  When it comes to knitting a new pattern I can spend hours searching for yarn options. Sometimes the recommended yarn is t...

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