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That which I haven't discussed

So, at the end of April I cast on the Boxy and Buttony sweater. And never bothered to show it off. Why? Because it’s a bit of a complicated start, and I told myself repeatedly that I would not show it off until the back and front were connected. 81 more words

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Spinnin' and Weavin' and Sheep Cuddlin'

What an addiction this fiber thing has become. I can hardly keep from thinking in color and fiber and weft and warp and spin and twist…. 570 more words

Things To Contemplate

Loom Unboxing and Assembly

Well, it has been four and a half months since I last posted to this blog. Since then I have left my nine to five job behind and am now devoting a significant portion of my time to weaving and making hand crafted fountain pens (more about the pens in a later post). 608 more words

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TdF conclusion

First, I’ll start with a story. I decided to put in my final TdF spinning time this morning, since the morning was so beautiful. Not humid, decent temp, really ideal for porch spinning. 211 more words

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Copper Mountain Mittens

My latest design in the works is Copper Mountain, a simple pair of stockinette mittens with a splash of color. They knit up quickly on size US 8 needles, and are perfect for using up worsted-weight leftovers. 34 more words

Knitting

The Modern Quilt Group Quilt

A few weeks ago, our local quilt shop (Loving Stitches) asked if I’d be interested in leading a Modern Quilt Group. ¬†After giving it some thought, I agreed. ¬† 371 more words

Quilting

TdF and FO

I have another finished object. This is another honey cowl, out of handspun Marja gave me. She was absolutely right, it looks amazing as a honey cowl. 183 more words

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