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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

The New Year and the soon to be broken resolutions

I don’t usually bother with resolutions but my recent move has made me realise that I need to take firm action to reduce my stash and UFO’s! So here goes; … Continue reading

December 29, 2012 · 5 Comments


‘The way to knit is the way that suits you, and the way that suits the wool and the pattern and the shape that you are currently working on. Show … Continue reading

October 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

National Poetry Day and Knitting

Let’s Knit have been asking for poetic contributions on their Facebook page which got me thinking. There’s been a fair few poems about knitting and even one (at least) Knitted … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

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

Cwtch Up