Newt Scamander or Dru Gru Scarf

This is a very simple knit… so simple there are 2 options for one basic pattern.  This has been a much requested item of late… probably with Halloween, new Fantastic Beasts movies, and probably a minions sequel in the mix.   This simple scarf knits quickly and easily. There is a 2 row repeating pattern.…

And here we go…

Inadvertently I have settled on a plan for posting on this blog. This is rather strange as I have been blogging in one form or another since…. well…. 2004-ish. It has taken me this long to work out an actual schedule. See, I tend to want to share everything at once, rather than wait to…

Simple Colour Block Scarf – Knitting Pattern

A simple gift for men is often the hardest thing to find.  Recently I have discovered that scarves are the answer – practical, very useful, and above all, comforting to wear. This scarf is a slimmer scarf designed to hang nicely with a men’s suit or trench coat. You will need: 5mm straight knitting needles…

Christmas 2017 – how to get your orders on time

September and October are always a made rush around here preparing for the Halloween rush… I think the final halloween order has now gone out the door, which is awesome as posting around the world takes time. Christmas is the next rush period. If you are thinking of knitted gifts for Christmas, here are my…

A kind of a catch up

Hello all! It has been a very busy time knitting away, but without a lot of new patterns being released. I have a couple of updates soon to spring to life, and a few projects in the works… but that is all. This Bofur Scarf has been popular again, as is the Edith hat. I…