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Tri Shawl

That didn’t take long! Fast to weave and I found an interesting way to assemble that also added about an inch to each seam so makes the shawl a bit bigger for my single ball of yarn. 205 more words


Seeking Inspriation

I’ve been trying to write a blog post for some time now. But I seem to be lacking inspiration. Or perhaps motivation. I’m not sure. I’ve also been feeling some blog envy recently, there are some beautiful sites out there. 223 more words


Summer comeback!

I can’t believe how long it’s been since I have written here.
Busy lives…;) but now, I’m back on track!

I did some some necklaces with cotton, tried some things with it, and for the most part didn’t knit that much because I wanted to focus on my studies. 430 more words


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

The Knitting Journal – June 2014

The time for the end-of-month housekeeping for June. I’ve completed five pairs of socks:

Chill Thrill SM8-6 by Anita Grahn, knit in Cascade Yarns Heritage Solids & Quatro Colors. 87 more words


Knitting therapy....

I awoke to the most glorious weather.  We really needed a break from the hideous humidity that makes life miserable.  It was nice sleeping with the windows open and listening to all the noises that are unique to summer. 221 more words

Yankee Dyer

Getting to know: Knitting

Ok, so I’ve been working on a basic scarf (aka big long rectangle :D ) for the last 2 weeks now, and I’ve made mistakes, undid, re-did, undid, and re-did again, and I think I’m getting the hang of the basic stitches now.   340 more words

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