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The Perfect Cropped Jumper from Lauren Riker

As you might have heard me say before, I can be quite a fussy knitter. I guess becomingΒ super aware of my personal style, which was no easy feat, has served to encourage me to be much more picky about what I choose to cast on my needles. I’ve also been aware of only knitting things that I actually need and, in the sense of my wardrobe, filling the gaps that will make it more well-rounded for all seasons. I’m a crop kind of girl, and I’m not sure that will ever change. If I  ...

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KNITS FOR LITTLES

Lately I’ve definitely been more of a selfish knitter. I’ve really been focusing on knitting what I love, and filling all of the gaps in my wardrobe with handmade goodies that I just can’t get enough of wearing. For me, that can only be a good thing, but there are a couple of really exciting projects that have marked a new experience for me as a knitter over the past fewΒ of months. As soon as we found out there was a little one joining our family (not mine!), my first  ...

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LIVING IN MY OVERSIZED LOOSE KNIT JUMPER

I’m actually feeling kind of grateful for the gloomier weather we’ve been having here in the UK. While we may be firmly into Spring, I’m appreciating the time that these cooler temperatures are allowing me to spend with my latest knits. I was a little delayed in really getting going with jumper knitting over the Autumn and Winter. A major wardrobe overhaul early this year finally made it clear to me which gaps I should be knitting to fill, and I’m doing my best to  ...

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