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Knitting for the Holidays

Okay, these people are freaking me out: “Only 16 Fridays until Christmas!!” Why? Why do we have to start that already? It’s still 90 degrees and sunny here, not even officially fall, and people are gunning for Christmas. 440 more words

FO: Fisherman's Mittens

I mentioned in a previous post that my sister requested Angora mittens for her birthday this past July.  I have told the story before of her beloved, Angora, childhood mittens (read about it… 390 more words

Knitting

Beanie Fever #1

Specs:

Pattern:  Giftie Slouchy Beanie

Yarn – Bendigo Woollen Mills Rustic 12 ply

Needles – 6mm DPM

Gauge – no idea!

Timing: 29 July 2014… 94 more words

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Ella's gift

When I finished the last pair of socks, I also finished off Sorella for my niece.  They got bundled off together & were well received.  I need to order yarn for my other niece for November but haven’t quite got there yet.   53 more words

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Mystery Shawl Part Tois

And that title exhausts my knowledge of French!

The third and final clue for the Wend Knits mystery knit along came and went last week. I successfully and on time completed my shawl! 160 more words

FO

A little of this, a little of that..

It seems like lately I can’t really focus on one thing. Now it may surprise you, but I am usually a very monogamous knitter. I don’t like to have too much stuff on the needles, because I don’t have tons of time for knitting and I don’t want to get overwhelmed. 845 more words

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Christmas in July - Fingering weight patterns from Jen's List

Fingering weight yarn is the new darling of the yarn world.  You can pick out a skein or two and get a set of matching accessories, a baby blanket or a whole sweater.   545 more words

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