Tag Archives: Beads

YOP – Year 5 week 20

Fíorghrá my newest pattern was released this week. Fíorghrá means “true love” in Irish and it is a lace beaded scarf of hearts made up from tear drop shapes. Starting from a provisional crochet cast on one side is worked … Continue reading

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YOP – Year 5 week 12

This week I’ve made progress on my Forest Moon of Endor socks, the first sock is now at the heel. These like my shawl are weekend projects that I seem to only touch then. I tend to keep during the … Continue reading

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Ériu is complete

Ériu is my newest shawl design. Many thousands of years ago legend says there were three goddesses Ériu, Banbha and Fódhla and each wanted Ireland as it is now named after her. There are many stories about how Ériu won … Continue reading

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Drops of Firelight

For FO post today I’ve got my Drops of Firelight Shawl. This is from the Boo Knits pattern of Morticia. I named my version of this Morticia shawl Drops of Firelight due to the Black 4ply alpaca yarn and the … Continue reading

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