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About clicknknit

I enjoy knitting small intricate pieces with an interest in promoting wearing our art on craft on our hands. Gloves and mitts are the new socks!

Moved Blogs

I have moved to another blog now and can be found at http://www.clicknknit.wordpress.com – an altogether more sensible address.  See you there hopefully.   Advertisements

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Bespoke gloves

I am currently working on my own glove designs for the gloriously coloured KnitPicks Palette fingering yarns available from Great British Yarns in the UK.  With final tweaks made to the pattern the next pair should be perfect.  This first pair … Continue reading

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QR-3D Exhibition

sanQR finished pair 2, a photo by siouxian on Flickr. Looking forward to seeing my gloves in the exhibition in The Cornerhouse, Manchester in October as part of The Manchester Science Fair.

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Left Sanquhar style glove in purple

After a couple of false starts the left glove is not far from completion now.   I am keen to get them all finished so that I can start the Yorkshire glove project.      

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Sanquhar in Colour

The right glove is now finished and the 1.6mm needles from The Knitting Lady have worked out just fine.  The gloves are the perfect size. The yarn used is Jamieson and Smith 2ply lace weight Shetland wool in shades L49 … Continue reading

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sanQR, gloves knitted for exhibition

The pictured gloves are potential submissions for the QR-3D exhibition which could be exhibited at The Cornerhouse, Manchester later on this year. The pieces are based on the Sanquhar traditional knitting and combine QR (quick response) bar codes. Both pairs have … Continue reading

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Sanquhar in colour

My sanQR project has worked out pretty well.  The ones knitted on 1.5mm needles are just  bit on the snug size and the 1.75mm pair a little to loose.  In my pursuit of the perfect needle size I have just … Continue reading

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