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fair isle, in progress.

Here’s progress on my First Fair Isle Sweater by yu co, featured in Amirisu magazine. I actually had to rip a few rows back because I forgot to change my background color to the cast iron, and I want to follow the fair isle pattern as written. 182 more words

Knitting

suddenly everywhere: male & female

How do you spot a trend? Well, when you notice similar things happening in a short time span, you might be on to something. Last week, it happened three times in just a few days. 1,058 more words

Patterns

Marled sweater inspiration

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I’m in total agreement that the best prize of a knitalong is the resulting knitwear, however, I was totally floored to win a sweater’s worth of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter yarn as… 511 more words

Planning

woolens x weeknight dinner.

Jared Flood’s new book is a dream. As if my obsession with Brooklyn Tweed yarns and patterns could get any stronger, enter Woolens.

If you haven’t grabbed a copy, please do. 38 more words

Knitting

WiP Wednesday 3: League

I’m hoping this will be the last work-in-progress post for my League jumper. I was really chugging away on this project until the Ravellinics came along and I switched almost exclusively to my… 372 more words

Knitting

How long is your hand? (The non-Trump edition)

Conversations with Emma about a sweater.

Subtitled: “in which things move from the ordinary to the ridiculous”

Alternatively subtitled: “do I have to send her to a doctor?” 2,200 more words

Knitting

Colour fail

It is sadly true that ordering yarn over the internet, based on how it looks on your computer screen, is a gamble.  Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose.   839 more words

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