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MAKE / MADE : Projects from Cast off Collective — make/made

Carbeth : chunky knit cardigan

2018yearofthesweater garment knit make/made sweater

Carbeth : chunky knit cardigan

A very satisfying quick knit - especially with rainy & chilly winter days in October! 

The construction was very cool. Start at the bottom and knit up to under arm. Knit sleeves separately then join and continue to knit yoke with decreases. Take care on the decreases. Lots of techniques to learn and practice. 

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Grandma's Favourite : crochet string bag

crochet make/made string bag

Grandma's Favourite : crochet string bag

2018 : Project 17

Crochet string bags always reminds me of my Grandma. She was a country lady who we adore visiting. In summer it was HOT so she would swap her knitting for crochet and cotton. There was never a time where she would sit and not be busy with a project.

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Hotline : WATG Mohair sweater

2018yearofthesweater garment knit make/made sweater

Hotline : WATG Mohair sweater

2018 : Project 16

Time to dabble in a kit from WATG.

An easy knit and simple construction. Beautiful soft mohair. What's not to love?

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Queen Bea : vintage bonnet & socks

baby knit make/made

Queen Bea : vintage bonnet & socks

2018 : Project 15

August we waited for a special delivery.... 

Queen Bea arrived and we went gaga for pinks. Move over grey and mustard. There is a new kid on the block!

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Book week : gryffindor scarf

beginner knit make/made scarf

Book week : gryffindor scarf

2018 : Project 14

Sadly, this never ending Gryffindor scarf missed it's book week outing in August!

Luckily, as if by magic a Hogwarts birthday party is on the horizon so now it's time to finish this for Ms Harry Potter tragic.  

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