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Coffee Break - Coffee Cup

Apparently, my attention span isn’t working well with more substantial projects.  Maybe I need to take a break after the Aran Afghan.  Here’s another “stash-buster” project that I whipped out over the weekend, just because I was in the mood to do something different and something quick.  179 more words

Knitting

The Best Knitted Belt Ever

I’m finishing up a wrap cardigan, and I came across a way to knit a belt that is a double layer of fabric (double knitting). Usually belts are knit with smaller needles and in the same pattern stitch as the borders of the garment; but when tied over and over have a tendency to stretch out. 180 more words

How-To

Double-knit tie in purple & grey

My double-knit tie is complete. I previously posted about it last summer, and in fact it took about a year in all. In that time, I mastered double-knit increases, decreases, and selvedges. 152 more words

Knitting

FO: Flower Hat

Pattern: OP’s
Yarn: Cascade 220
Needles: US 7

Still way behind on finished object posts, but here’s another for FO Friday!

First let me start by saying this is 90% my daughter’s design. 267 more words

Knitting

An expert novice

So I set out to try and document my journey through school, but that was not as entertaining as I thought it might be.  Not entertaining enough to motivate me to blog about it.   264 more words

2014 - A Year of Big Change

2014 was a huge year of change in the Knit Run, Purl Run household. The number one cause of the blogging break was me taking on near full time credit hours at university as I work towards finishing the degree I started we-won’t-discuss-how-long-ago. 739 more words

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