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Talk to me... Saturday

This is a video I recorded on Tuesday earlier this week when I received a package in the mail from Mara of Secretly Stitching! I’m trying to get decent pictures of what she sent to me, but so far my attempts to photograph the pouch haven’t turned out very well. 86 more words

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Seas: In Which I Seek Christmas-Gift Tranquility

For many, Christmas is as much about gifting anxiety, looming deadlines and general hubbub as it is about peace and joy, family and friends.

A couple of days ago, I had a rare, midweek day off. 125 more words

Finished Objects

FO Friday: Goldilocks (Appunto Socks)

These are my Goldilocks socks.  Partly because of the color, partly because I had to rip back so many times, it was ridiculous.  But they are gorgeous. 121 more words


Seas: In Which I Create a Frankenhat

Remember my short-row swatch from hell? The day before Thanksgiving, I spent six hours (some of it as a passenger in a car) knitting a mini-me version of Jared Flood’s… 374 more words


One More Sweater

There’s something about knitting for babies.  The small scale, the sweet details, the softest of the soft yarn.  And the hope.  The dreams and happy thoughts that you knit into each stitch for the baby as you work.   189 more words


Catching up. With deer.

I suppose it’s odd to find oneself finally having some time to breathe in the second week of December, but that is how it’s fallen out for me. 1,108 more words


Another Irene

I’ve just finished my fifth Irene cardigan, and I still enjoy making it.  This is a full length long sleeve version that can be buttoned up all the way.

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