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Multi-directional diagonal scarf

Now that I’ve gone back to a day job (bye bye breakie! :'( ), my yarn-time has reduced drastically. So much that I’ve started setting targets — like knitting at least an inch of material every day. 324 more words


Inspiration: Knitting the Sky

My friend Jenny visited me last weekend.  We have known each other for years (since college).  Actually, we met through the Knitting Illini, our university’s student-run knitting club.  341 more words


FO Friday (Mark 2)

I know, technically, it isn’t Friday. Technically it’s Sunday. But, since I wrote this post up in my mind on Friday it counts as an FO Friday even if today isn’t… 447 more words


Modern Shawlette

I’ve always loved Jane Austen. I’ve been inspired by the beautiful clothing the women of her time wore.

It’s a shawl, but not quite.

It can be elegant. 93 more words

Pattern: Sailor Jane

September in Seattle means fog rolling in and waving goodbye to the sun until next Spring. But, it also means breaking out your favorite squishy, cozy woolens and curling up with hot apple cider. 105 more words


FAL - We're Almost There

It can be difficult to stay focused when there is so much going on.  A yarn shop is a busy place!  Throw personal goings-on into the mix, and I have to admit… I haven’t finished much this month.   318 more words



So simple… so elegant.

However, $6.50 for a pattern that is nothing more than garter stitch and slipped-stitch edging?  From the basic given information there is really no need to buy this pattern.   61 more words