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WIP Wednesday: Socks, Mitts and a Shawl

Yep, it is cold out there. I was thrilled that the driveway finally melted dry yesterday only to discover it covered with an inch of snow on top of a bulletproof layer of ice this morning. 450 more words

Knitting

Waffled Footsie

I mentioned yesterday I wanted to knit some socks.  I chose the pattern Waffled Footise after seeing it in a photo on Instagram. The eBook has 3 other sock patterns in it too, I’m sure I’ll give them all a go.   349 more words

Handmade

Product Review: ChiaoGoo US Size 1.5 (2.5mm) 40" Circular Needles

I received a set of ChiaoGoo US Size 1.5 (2.5mm) 40″ circular needles this for Christmas from my oldest.  I had heard good things about these needles — the joins were good, the cable nice and best of all they were pointy.   567 more words

Socks

Full steam ahead

And another one bites the dust… woot! I’m actually really happy that I finished these as quickly as I did because of amount of cables and my lack of motivation. 414 more words

Folkestone poppies

Today I went to Folkestone to check out Folkestone Triennial, which is a bunch of artworks scattered around town. I have to say, I wouldn’t call half of it “art”. 145 more words

In the Loop

Today I went up to London to run some chores and finally got around to doing something I’ve meant to do for a long time – I went to the… 255 more words