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The reason I wanted to learn socks knitting was because I had this dream that one day I will be able to knit cable socks. Cable socks is one special love of mine – it holds so many things I admire. I don’t know why but for me a knitted cable pattern always looked like a magic that keeps some tradition inside it. Looks like it came from old romantic admired places. Every time I see this pattern on hand knitted socks It makes my heart melt.  The thing was that I really thought cable knitting is hard and complicated…

It’s finally here, !! HURRAY !! for the new and updated colour card of my Granny Kit cotton yarn !! I can’t tell you how happy I am. I feel so happy, so excited and so proud of it. Maybe just because it was purely ‘home made’. It was a long process done in my little home studio, which ended with this magical graphic touch of my beloved friend Shirley, who created the pre print version and sent it to the printer, for me.  This process of making the colour card is just like the difference between buying a fancy…

Spring is here and our Balcony garden is blooming. This year we decided to do some required work by ourselves, instead of paying a professional gardener. It took a few weekends. E did it step by step, one pot at a time. He uprooted some of the old plants and we went together to choose some new ones, shrubs and flowers. Now it looks like our garden is returning all the time and love we put into it during the last weekends. Our garden is all about the spring spirit now. Fresh vibrant bloom colours everywhere. There is a colourful view which can be…