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WIP - Snapping Turtle Skirt

For our Gaughan-Along I chose something that has been on my to-do list since at least 2007 – the Snapping Turtle skirt from Knitting Nature.  I’ve had this discontinued Berroco Suede Tri-Color in the stash for almost the same amount of time, just waiting to be used.   302 more words


Boo Knits Shawls - Silver Spellbound

Over the summer I realized that I basically didn’t have any more lace yarn in my yarn stash, and I wasn’t sure about spinning fiber for each project, so I decided that I needed some more yarns.  259 more words


FO: Soho Smocked Dress (Maternity)

Pattern: Soho Smoked Dress from Modern Top-Down Knitting by Kristina McGowan

Yarn: Unknown Brand, Sport weight tweed yarn on the cone. Purchased from Dongdaemun Yarn Market in Seoul, South Korea. 235 more words


Blue Dutch Bunny

I had a friend commission me to knit a blue Dutch rabbit for her daughter for Christmas. Since I had some practice knitting rabbits, I decided to design my own rabbit while I was making it. 112 more words


A warm and cosy collection

Looking for a cosy collection of beautiful blankets?  Look no further!  Check out this beautiful treasury put together by Michèle of Echarpelier Designs.  One of the items is the Funky Air Bear crochet blanket in raspberry pure wool.   7 more words


Boo Knits Shawls - Sweet Dreams

I love knitting lace shawls.  The process of knitting lace is all about patterns and the light, airy confection that results pleases me in many ways.  807 more words