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KnitCamp 2015 - the best bits

Ann Budd’s class
Goodie bags
Knitting outdoors
Lucky draws
Mystery scarf competition
Neck massages
Show and tell
Stash enhancement
Techniques turntables

Last weekend the… 784 more words



A few days ago, I started a new pair of socks for the Wee Girl. I measured her foot, got my trusty Ann Budd book back from my neighbor, and jumped in. 50 more words


So, how's it going?

It’s going well, since you ask, actually. Having recently battled through my hopeless inability to follow instructions in Ann Budd’s Handy Book of Top-Down Sweaters… 361 more words


Ladies and gentlemen, for the first time ever...

ThisĀ marks something of a milestone. I’ve been knitting for about 38 years now, and never, ever, ever have I done what you’re supposed to do before commencing a project and knitted a swatch. 392 more words


The Remains of 2014 - Guston

Here are a couple of jumpers that were finished around Christmastime. The first is Guston by Anne Budd, which was intended to be for The Boy’s birthday, and officially it was, but it didn’t make it off the needles until shortly before Christmas. 270 more words


Project Update

Halloooo!!! (taps on computer screen) Is anyone out there?

I guess a blogger as negligent as I has no right to expect that all of their followers will stick around while they’re off doing other things and ignoring their blog. 316 more words

Knitting And Spinning

Unselfish Knitting

Sometime around the start of fall of each year, I begin taking a mental inventory of what I need to get me through the coming winter. 542 more words