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Knitting Mojo

The last few months I’ve been in a real knitting funk. I fully lost my mojo. I was told a few weeks back that my sister-in-law is expecting the first baby in my husband’s immediate family and LIKE CHILEAN MINERS, … Continue reading

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After several false starts I’ve finally made some progress on a sweater! I’m making a baby sweater so I can see how the whole sweater process works and last night I separated the body & the sleeves and it’s LOOKING … Continue reading

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Belated FO: Gnome Barf Gloves

I finished these ages ago but only recently started pulling them out to use at work and in the mornings. There are definitely some things I would have done differently (the stockinette is a bit baggy, for example…that jog there … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Swirly Hat

Swirly rainbow hat is COMPLETE! It was a perfect opportunity to try out Helen…I should have taken the picture from a different angle, but that’s ok, practice makes better. I’ve long lusted after this yarn from The Lemonade Shop (Sparkle … Continue reading

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Blog Recommendation: Violently Domestic

Just wanted to post with a quick blog recommendation in case you haven’t seen it before! If you love yarn, have an interest in learning what goes into self-publishing knitting patterns & books, good writing, and/or amazing pictures – I’d … Continue reading

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Oregon Flock and Fiber – Animals

My mother-in-law was in town this weekend and despite her not really being a knitter or anything like that I thought she might enjoy going to the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival. I was totally right! We wandered the grounds … Continue reading

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New addition

I’d like to introduce everyone to a new member of the family. This is Helen. She now lives on top of my yarn shelf. Here she is modeling a hat I finished ages ago but never posted about – the … Continue reading

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Going up a needle size seems to have worked…the rainbow is still spiraling!

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