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A Study In Scarlet

A swatch has been knitted to test tension and colour matching… Careful body measurements taken… And the client has reached a fever pitch of excitement. Can you guess what plans are afoot? Will this link help? Any tips? I’m drawing … Continue reading

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A Very Modified Cardigan

This is the Cable and Lace Cardigan from the Debbie Bliss Mia pattern book, knitted in Marine wool. The eagle-eyed amongst you may spot one key modification. Can you see? Stare hard. Yes, I knitted it as a jumper! I was concerned … Continue reading

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Meeting Makers – The Book Illustrator

How do you illustrate a book? Want to find out what it’s really like drawing scenes for a knitting pattern? Then give a big welcome to Jo Clark, illustrator on the charming and delightful Woolly Woofers from Debbie Bliss! Jo agreed … Continue reading

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Debbie Bliss’s Woolly Woofers – A Dog Blog Review

Hello, readers. Consider yourselves honoured. After months of persuasion and the multiple signing of Non Disclosure Agreements, a very special presence in the blogosphere has agreed to write a guest post. She’s infamous for her love of velvety coats (that only need … Continue reading

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Sewaholic Hollyburn Skirt – I Lied

Five days ago, on this very blog, I claimed, ‘I’m a strictly One-Project-At-A-Time woman.’ Then I decided to squeeze in a quick second make of the Hollyburn Skirt. I am nothing if not an unreliable narrator! To be fair, this … Continue reading

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Knit Walthamstow

It’s arrived! Debbie Bliss has produced a slim volume of six knitting patterns called The Village. The collection is themed around … Walthamstow Village. Well, you can imagine my excitement. That restaurant featured on the front cover? That’s where I … Continue reading

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Craft Guerrilla + Debbie Bliss = Walthamstow Heaven

Last night was a soggy autumnal evening. I’d already cycled home in the rain so would have been perfectly justified in curling up on the sofa. But back out I went to Walthamstow Village for a Craft Guerrilla event with … Continue reading

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Tree Huggers Of The World Unite!

You want me to come out and say hello? Little old me? Oh, alright then… This is my completed Debbie Bliss Flower Yoked Sweater – without the crocheted flowers featured in the original version: Why didn’t I add the flowers? … Continue reading

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