The Hobbit Craft Renaissance

My Man gave me a fascinating book for Christmas, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Chronicles: Cloaks and Daggers (2014) by Daniel Falconer. Page after page is filled with exquisite detail on costume, weapons and prop designs and production for The Hobbit films.  You might have deduced from my last post that I do love […]

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Oakenshield Armoured: A Tale of Two Skeins

Sometimes, you just don’t know where the knitting will take you. As part of Summer of the Single Skein, I got out all my single skeins and had a look and a think. These two came together initially for the colour contrast. But the more I thought about it, the more stories were told in […]

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