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The Retail Tension Square

In retail we measure tension squares a little differently from the knitting community. For retail we simply take a standard number of Rows and Stitches and take the measurement for each one, so for example 10 sts = 2cm. I always find that 10 Stitches and 10 Rows is the simplest want of doing this. It keeps […]

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Happy Knitmas Sweater

So I had a lovely gift from my brother last Christmas. He bought me a gift voucher for Amazon and with it came this amazing video. It’s knitty and just made me laugh so much. Christmas should really be about laughing…… oh and you will. Happy Knitmas Fashionknitsters.

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featured diary of the behind the scenes. Twisted Angle News and all about Vicky's life and Twisted. The diary of a Fashionknitster

A little break for me and the machine

So most of you might be wondering where the dickins I’ve been for a few months. Well a number of things have been happening here at the Twisted Angle HQ and it meant I had to take a forceable break from a few things. Firstly wedding plans are just consuming my life and mainly the […]

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Altuzarra SS14

The Summer Idea! Fringing!

OK so I know we’re not even into Winter here in the northern hemisphere, but if you didn’t know, the catwalks for SS14 are happening at the moment and Fashion Week is one of my busiest times of the year. So I’ve been trawling through designs and pictures and shows over the past couple of […]

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featured diary of the behind the scenes. Twisted Angle News and all about Vicky's life and Twisted. The diary of a Fashionknitster

A new start….

So a while ago, if you have been following along, you’ll know that back in July, the website had a brand new launch. With that, the summer has been a bit of a busy time. The book has been designed and the swatches have been knitted, the website changeover has been done and with our holiday […]

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featured diary of the behind the scenes. Twisted Angle News and all about Vicky's life and Twisted. The diary of a Fashionknitster

A New Studio…

So I’m sure some of you are wondering why the silence this week, whilst there is so much going on? Well we have had to move again. Yep Tim and I are off to a new place tomorrow and in true Hong Kong style, they can deliver a fridge the day after we order it, […]

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Marc Jacobs knit gloves AW13

The Glove Confusion

So you have to start knitting gloves at some point don’t you? Well to be honest, they always made me a bit nervous. You always see people with a handful of DPNs and such little rounds with a ton of loose ends and contrast yarn all over their samples……. frightening!Well I couldn’t avoid them any […]

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