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hats off

i feel a little bit behind the curve writing this – it has been bitterly cold for a while now. did i say cold? i meant absolutely FREEZING. these are the hats that i made from a WOOL AND THE GANG (WATG) pattern. this was a really easy pattern to follow and with the gorgeous […]

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THE CORAVIOLET COLLECTION

welcome to the valley of the dolls… dolls are fun to make. i don’t want to sound like i have a god complex, but it is very satisfying. I guess knitting and creating is in some ways playing god, you’re creating your own world – perfect beings to surround yourself with. when i was little, […]

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size isn’t everything

  at IBK, we’re proud to be small. teeny. tiny. the smaller the better in fact. who doesn’t want a mini amigurumi teddy bear to carry around with them? this little guys stands a little more than a centimeter, but you won’t find him complaining. the best gifts come in the smallest packages and he […]

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small but mighty

do not be fooled by their tiny stature, these iddybiddy handmade creations are more than what they seem. when struggling for storage – less is most definitely more

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this little piggy…

you might not want to send this little piggy to market, she’s much better off staying home. she’s not too keen on roast beef, so it’s best that she have none. being a miniature little thing, she’s easily lost, but not to worry. her bright pink colour means that you can spot the teeny creature […]

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introducing the parks-taylor collection

  i suddenly find myself having a lot of time on my hands. this is of course, no bad thing. time to think about new projects and gain inspiration. i wanted to go back to simplicity. clean lines and neutral colours. the Parks-Taylor collection is in fact inspired by some friends who are notorious for […]

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IBK DESIGNS 

   I don’t always sketch out my designs before I start making them.  The inspiration usually comes from whatever yarn I have lying around at the time. If I do see something inspiring I take a picture. There are times when I just think of something – Godzilla for example – and then I do […]

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Any wool?

   so this post feels a bit meta. Amigurumi sheep made from fluffy wool. It feels like the product being taken back to its creator.  I had a lot of this yarn – I cannot really remember the reason I bought it in the first place, I think I may have been making bunny hats […]

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