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My deepest apologies....

Yes.

I’ve made several attempts to start my knitting blog.

Well everyone, September 22, 2014 is the day.

I promise?

So my life lately. I’ve received many, many orders lately which, don’t get me wrong, is absolutely fantastic!!! 187 more words

Black

Autumn is here (free cable stitch pattern, secret code)

With the arrival of the autumnal equinox, I’ve made a cable chart for knitters and a generic chart for use in a variety of crafts. The former was encoded in base 6 and the latter in base 3. 450 more words

Knitting

Half a Chestnut

I’m suffering from serious second-sock-syndrome, people. I decided to make a pair of Cabled Knee Highs, but extended them to well over my knee in 2×2 ribbing and reinforced the sole with the slip stitch pattern commonly used on heel flaps. 80 more words

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Finished Project: Lemongrass

Check it out.  An actual finished project!  I finished knitting my Lemongrass sweater  back in May.  It just needed to be blocked and I had to sew on the buttons.  169 more words

Knitting

Knitting

Before there was knitting, there was corking : four little nails hammered into a circular wooden tunnel, and a small pick that you used to place wool over wool over the nail heads until a long tail emerged from the hole in the tunnel. 1,465 more words

Bar Mitzvah

Owls for Eleanor

My grandniece Elly suffered a medical misadventure a couple of weeks ago that landed her in the ER with a badly cut and mangled finger. Wouldn’t you know it, not only was it badly cut, but the bone was also broken. 184 more words

Knitting

FO - Lempster

Pattern: Lempster, by Norah Gaughan, available free from knitty.com
Size: 40″ Finished Measurement
Yarn: Plymouth Yarn Homestead, 7 skeins of “Taupe Heather”, color #2… 398 more words

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