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Proof of life

I’ve been getting a lot of knitting done lately! Some pics… This is a scarf looks different on both sides (only one side shown for now) due to the way the brioche stitch pattern encourages each yarn to “choose a … Continue reading

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Pics, or it didn’t happen…

I’ve been finishing things left, right, and center the past couple weeks. It’s been great! Unfortunately, all year my camera batteries have been dead (and I’ve been too lazy to find the charger and zap them). The best pics I … Continue reading

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Such a tease…

Okay, so I’ve been dangling the carrot on a stick far too long. Here are a few photos of a couple WIPs that are soon to be finding their way off my needles and onto my person… Much more knitting … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log, Stardate 32612.352

Blast. I had to rip back quite a bit of Shetland lace…can’t get my work to match my chart and don’t want the pattern to be wrong. After taking it off the needles to snap the photo posted below, it … Continue reading

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Over the mooOOOooo-n

Have been working on some gorgeous new designs for Mountain Meadow Wool yarns, one of which is here: The yarn is their Mountain Down Fingering, which is 75% Mountain Merino™ and 25% hand-plucked bison down. The Wild West never felt … Continue reading

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The bug that isn’t an insect…

Wearing my Dettifoss cowl today and it’s *just* what I needed to keep away the chill in the office. Am about 1/3 of the way done with a beautiful blouse in Mountain Meadow Wool Kaycee (dyed a lovely shade of … Continue reading

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When life gives you lemons, throw them at people

Last night I couldn’t bring myself to work on Usoa. I love it, but am getting too close to the thistle part, in every sense of the phrase. What did I do instead? I made a bunch of tiny hexagons … Continue reading

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I spy with my little eye…

Something that begins with W…and maybe H…and maybe B…and maybe N. I normally only work on one project at a time, but I’ve got a fever and the only prescription is: MOAR KNITTING. I think I can actually finish this … Continue reading

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workin’ on the chain ga-a-ang…

I’m on a big Sam Cooke kick lately. Whatever your mood, his music fills the bill. I also like that when I sing along with Sam, nothing bad happens. Unlike when I’ve got the Celine tunes cranked, and there always … Continue reading

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Basque-ing in the sun

Good gravy has that shawl ever been giving me fits. Today is a nice, long drive out to Maryhill museum to see the progress on their expansion. I plan to work on the shawl the whole way there and back. … Continue reading

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