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Day 96

I finished spinning the main section of pink today. There is a section of mostly undyed fibre before I begin the green and I hope to get that section done tomorrow. 178 more words

WIP Wednesday - July 30

The quilt has a few more patches. I’ve also basted a boat load more patches in the new fabric. I hope to stitch these on this week. 25 more words


Negative Ease

As I’ve said in previous posts, the first sock I knit turned out to be way too big. I had gauge problems for one, and I thought that that was the only thing that was wrong with it. 237 more words


The WIP that wouldn't end

I finally finished knitting my first shawl. I’ve been actively working on it for about 2 months. Once I got near the end each row seemed to take FOREVER to finish and the purl rows took even longer than that. 106 more words


Modifying Sourpatch

I decided to participate in another KAL (hugely addictive, thanks to the nice atmosphere and support in the Ravelry forums), it is Very Shannon´s Summer Sweater Knit Along… 189 more words

Year Of Stashbusting

Item of the DAY! #13

Today’s item of the day is this beautiful handmade patched knit blanket. You can use this is a throw blanket for over a couch or a chair or you can use it to keep your legs nice and warm, or you can do both! 109 more words

Item Of The Day

Repurpose Vintage Doily Patterns

I’m really enjoying this book by Andrea Jurgrau. The lace shawl pattern in this book are all repurposed vintage doily designs. The author has taken old doily patterns and rewritten them into shawls and other accessories. 190 more words