I have a new craft that I wanted to add to the lineup. It is something that I have been eyeing for a while now, and I believe it will add to the fun. 426 more words
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My Tangled Yarn Knitting Adventures
My son is a tiny little inferno. It’s been legit below zero in Kansas a few time this winter and I’ve had to literally fight to get a coat on my 2.5 year old. 255 more words
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In addition to my ongoing PigskinParty KAL I have heard in the podcast-verse that a couple new KALs are popping up in January. The first is the… 177 more words
1 week ago
tracey doxey designs
“There is a saying in Shetland that the longer the end of the yarn left over after casting on, the longer it will take to complete the garment” (Sarah Don, The Art of Shetland Lace, 1980, p25) 848 more words
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Impeccable Knits: Shifting Stitches
…and back in 2015 I wrote a post comparing 4 different methods of working the I-Cord Cast on, each giving their own little twist to the look of this cast on.
My new Absent Friend Shawl begins with this fabulous I-Cord cast on.
There’s a picture tutorial here on the blog.
I have a FO later this week to share but in the meantime I want to show you my Christmas Day cast on project!
I pulled the Hawthorne Sport in the Happy Valley color from my stash as we dashed out the door for our Christmas travels. 74 more words
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