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the boring boyfriend beanie

Ok, so he’s not my boyfriend anymore (we did get married last year), but the alliteration in the title sounded good.

Not long after we arrived in NYC Jamie bought and then lost a beanie and had the same issues I did with freezing ears. 352 more words


completing the loop

I found this video not long ago, unfortunately after I’ve completed a lifetime of knitting in the round. But now that all changes and my finished cast off edge will look perfect. 29 more words


Scarf of the Day: No. 20

Today’s scarf is not a scarf but a cowl.

I made this one a couple of years ago. I found a pattern online to knit it in the round so I decided to use this pretty purple yarn I had. 39 more words

New skill

After refreshing my knitting skills last year with a boat load of scarves I gave away as Christmas presents, this year I needed a new challenge. 411 more words

Family Life

Quick tip: counting rows when knitting in the round

Obviously when using a circular needle or double pointeds you can’t use a regular stitch counter as there’s not a needle end to put it on. 142 more words


Knitting, New Tools and New Yarn

1   I finished a new project today, using a new technique I learned while with my Sister-in Law in Atlanta, Georgia. I had to revise cable stitch and learn three needle cast-off – all very satisfying and I put the little hat in the post today for Grand-baby B. 138 more words


Knitting tea cosies changed my world....

To achieve my goal of creating a tea cosy would see me delve into my reserves like no other artistic pursuit that had gone before. 617 more words