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This post comes from my sick bed! I’ve been hit by a rotten chest infection that has knocked me right off my feet. I’m on the mend now though. So … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Sock knitting for the terrified, the leg (or Part 1)

Don’t forget the two most important instructions. Instruction no. 1 – Don’t panic! Instruction no. 2 – Don’t forget instruction no. 1! This is a free online interactive sock class. … Continue reading

January 15, 2013 · 11 Comments

The Needles and the Damage Done by Peter Wyton

This is the poem that performance poet Peter Wyton (my Dad) wrote after I told him I’d just been thrown out of a pub for knitting a few years ago. … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

Sock class! Introduction

First ever sock! Instruction 1 – Don’t panic! Instruction 2 – Never forget instruction 1! The pattern you’ll be learning is my ‘carry around’ project. I always have a pair … Continue reading

January 1, 2013 · 5 Comments

Twitter Updates

Money raised for Madagascar from knitting pattern sales and knitterly type donations

£17.50 Read more about it HERE

No-Sew Bunting for Madagascar Projects (each project represents a little bit of help for the people of Madagascar)

Find the link to the blog post in the patterns index (above the OXKNIT header on this page)

Project count

Crocodile cushion cover

Jayne Cobb hat tea cosy

Xena Wristband

Simple Boot Cuff Knitted in the Round

Really, really easy beginner hand warmer

Easy lace mesh scarf for beginners

Old Shale Cowl

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