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Happy New Year!

I stayed in last night, because I’ve never done that before (and I think I was trying to come down with something but I was all, “Hell no.”), and it was quite pleasant. I spent the evening watching YouTube videos on … Continue reading

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2016, Here I Come!

Hi all!   Been thinking about 2016 and knitting resolutions. While I want to state that I’m going Cold Sheep for 2016, I’ve usually failed at that, especially when travel has been involved. Or YarnCon. Or a Lorna’s Laces tour. … Continue reading

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Getting Caught Up

Last summer, I posted a small freakout about finding a moth in my room (where all of my hand knits live). Everything turned out to be fine. I bought some zip-top bags, washed everything (that took WEEKS), and put them … Continue reading

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Thoughts on 2012 so far: AWESOME

So far, I’ve finished 2 projects – the Snapdragon Tam by Ysolda Teague and the Spectra Scarf by Stephen West. I’ll try and post pictures of those later today. I got some good shots of the tam the other day, … Continue reading

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Seemingly Minor Details

A while back, I completed a pair of socks with yarn from a mill ends sale from Lorna’s Laces. Oh, I loved the colorway. Loved the pattern. First toe-up sock I’ve ever done. However, the bind off was just a … Continue reading

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September 12 Knitting

Worked on my Pamina sock for the Sockdown this month. Thank goodness we have 2 months to finish a pair of socks. These are mini-cabled madness. Very pretty though. But hard on the hands. However, set me down in front … Continue reading

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Knitting on September 9

And Friday’s theme was beer sweaters! I’m pretty new to colorwork/stranding, so I’ve been working on beer sweaters to practice. It’s the tension that’s the hard part. But I’m improving. And having extra beer sweaters around isn’t exactly a bad … Continue reading

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