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Snow Day

Today is a bit of a snow day in the GTA, they’re calling for 10cm of snow and it hasn’t stopped snowing since I woke up this morning. 222 more words

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Knitting: Lessons learned - State Street Cowl

When I first started to knit for myself in 2015 I was fascinated by the state street cowl by Quince and co.

At the time I had no idea where to buy yarn or really how to knit, or how needle sizes work. 221 more words

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Blocked: Aviara Pullover

Things are getting done around here – finally! I’ve currently got my¬†Aviara Pullover¬†finished and laid out to dry; which I’m sure my cousin is very happy about as this is going to be one of the new samples for her store. 114 more words

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blocked | forester.

This is my second Forester by Michele Wang. I just adore this pattern. The construction is interesting and unlike any sweater I’ve knit before–you start at the neck, increase for the sleeves, then knit one sleeve completely, work to the next sleeve, knit that one completely, and then go back to the body. 112 more words

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Pretty much perfect in every way

I’ve written a lot of posts about the Tinder Cardigan that I have been knitting for Emma. Some of them funny, some of them frustrated, and many of them nit-picky. ¬† 610 more words

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Christmas Cables

Along with the yarn for my mother’s sweater, I bought some yarn for a classic Aran sweater at the Southern Adirondack Fiber Fest. Like every other knitter on the planet, I’ve got a slow burn for a heavily cabled, cream colored sweater. 466 more words

Knitting: Guernsey Wrap

I’ve had my eye on this pattern for a little while, but I did not try it because it looked so complicated. It is of course the Guernsey Wrap by Jared Flood. 399 more words

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