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Knitting Short Rows - Wavy Scarf

I saw this amazing scarf in my local yarn shop the other day and had to give it a try.  I couldn’t wait to make the scarf, though I REALLY wanted to make it in the yarn the sample scarf was in.   122 more words


Multi-directional diagonal scarf

Now that I’ve gone back to a day job (bye bye breakie! :'( ), my yarn-time has reduced drastically. So much that I’ve started setting targets — like knitting at least an inch of material every day. 324 more words


WIP WEDNESDAY: Still pluggin' away at Aiken

Since the last time I posted, I’ve picked up stitches for the armholes and finished one sleeve for Aiken, with another sleeve almost done.  I tried it on earlier today and it looks great on me. 170 more words


Sock Toe or Heel: Short Rows

In this tutorial, I’ll be describing how to create a sock toe and heel using a provisional cast on and short rows. I may not be the best teacher, but hopefully my instructions were clear enough. 580 more words


Finished: Mixed Wave Rug

One day back in the cabin, two evenings of knitting and here it is:

Night photo, unblocked, with cat. But finished!

675 grams heavy!
2 m long (I think) and 40 cm wide before blocking. 47 more words


Mixed Wave Rug

Inspired by my coffee table I started a Mixed Wave rug last week when I arrived in the city:

Pattern Mixed Wave Cowl by Sybil R. 370 more words


Stellar's Jay Sweater-Shoulders

Indulge me in a little “do as I say, not as I do.”  The first time I made an EPS sweater, I ignored a step in the shoulders.  320 more words