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Judy's Magic Cast On

Gone are the days of seaming sock toes!

Some techniques I’ve learned were used for one project and then lost in the chaos that is my mind. 850 more words

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How to make a "long-tail" Cast-on

Is it really sad to have a “favourite” cast-on?  If so, sign me up, I’m sad!  This is my favourite cast-on, its simple and quick and relatively painless (once you have got your head around it! 86 more words

Knitting

Two-color Cable Cast-on

My method of casting on using two colors and the cable cast-on method is a bit different from what seems the standard two-color cable cast-on.  165 more words

2-color Brioche

Cast On: True Blue Fingerless Gloves

I recently had the opportunity to attend a conference in Kansas City that was centered on empowering women who work in public administration. I am even luckier that I work for an organization that values sending employees to this kind of conference. 298 more words

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Cast On: Summer Morning Triangle Shawl

Happy Fourth to all!

I have had this rainbow gradient cooling its heels in my stash since I picked it up this spring at a… 97 more words

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Cast On: Terribly Simple

After finishing Nangou I had a TON of the contrast color left over. I couldn’t bring myself to put it back in stash. At first it wanted to be socks and then it wanted to be a cowl and now I think it wants to be a shawl. 89 more words

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Cast On: Antimuon Vanilla Socks

With my Nangou almost done I started scheming for my next project. (Let’s forget the box of WIPs hibernating in the basement and the two pair of socks I already have on the needles.) I dug through my stash with glee and pulled a shiny skein of self striping. 99 more words

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