Homespun: Light ideas for knits

Knitted lampshades!

Ooooh check out these knitted lampshades - just spied them on Land of Nod and seriously want to buy the full set (although this level of splurging is usually reserved for craft SUPPLIES, so hoping that blogging about them will relieve the urget to splurge!). They've also got us inspired for thinking up other ways to fill our homes with knitted details... Read more

Knitted Amber Glow lampshadeKnitted lampshade cover

 If you fancy knitting your own lampsahdes, this Amber Glow knitting pattern (top left) is available to download over on our main site  - we're rather fond of the seventies feel & colours! It's designed by Amanda Jones and was first seen in Simply Knitting magazine). Or for a bonkers but beautiful treat, check out this 'Macie' Textured Knit Covered Table Lamp by Melanie Porter on Not on The High Street. We're loving seeing yarn bombing start to break into main stream shops!