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Norah Gaughan KAL: A Gaughan-Along!

In celebration of Norah Gaughan’s visit to Sage in December, we are hosting a Gaughan-Along!  This is a slightly different twist on the knitalongs that we have been doing since we moved to our new location.   611 more words

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A Norah Gaughan Time Machine

My love for Norah Gaughan goes way back.  Almost to the beginning of my real, capital K, Knitting days.

I picked knitting up, in earnest, in the two years I had between undergraduate and graduate school.   396 more words

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Beatnik - The Final Chapter

It’s done! And it fits like a glove. Usually when I make sweaters the sleeves are a bit too short, but this time I went too far in the other direction. 22 more words

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Emily Explains: Reaching the End of Your Shawl, Chock

For those of you who are participating in the Chock knit-along, you are doing great! 125 more words

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'Plan, Make, Finish, Wear' and then ...

Now, the question becomes who thought of this motto first, VK or me?  The motto I am now seeing heading the instruction pages in recent issues of… 1,007 more words

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Finished Arc

I finished my Arc pullover and am absolutely thrilled, wearing it for the first time today. The first time wearing something is always a bit of a test: does it drape/fit the way it’s supposed to, even when moving around, does it match the type of weather I envisioned wearing it in, is it comfortable to wear, is it going to shift and stretch out in strange ways? 332 more words

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Beatnik - Part 1

Last summer I fell in love with Norah Gaughan’s Beatnik sweater. I mean, look at those cables, how could I not? It’s a pleasurable knit that isn’t as complicated as it looks, plus I’m knitting it in the round so it’s even easier. 117 more words

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