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Ultra Alpaca MKAL: Yarn Quantities

If your interest is piqued to participate in our Ultra Alpaca MKAL, you’re probably wondering how much yarn you need for the project! Here is some information to help you. 399 more words


Meditations on the Color Black

Black is a color of mourning.
Of things lost and things often unseen.
We can take solace in it to heal our grief, to recover from pain. 124 more words

Personal Work

The Knitting Journal – June 2015

June end-of-month housekeeping is here! I’ve completed 4 pairs of socks, 3 preemie hats, and two sweaters:

Virrat (Tour de Sock 2015 stage 1) by Tiina Kuu, knit in Chasing Rainbows Dyeworks Kona Superwash Fingering. 96 more words


The place to "go" if you like knitting with color

Hi there, it’s been a few days since my last post. Working full time, caring for a family of 5 while entertaining guests staying for 2 weeks seems to be taking up all of my time! 463 more words


Tube socks on the go go

Hi there, how are you today? I hope you are fine and I hope you are enjoying beautiful weather as we are here in Normandy, France. 861 more words


Men's knitting roundup #10

It’s been several months since we peeked into the latest men’s knitwear designs. Let’s go exploring…. Today we’re all about color.

Looking for new men’s designs can sometimes be an exercise in despair—frankly, most of what I see is either awfully frumpy or is really designed for women and has been questionably tagged for men. 272 more words


The marriage of inlay and k1long

Sometimes I discover that my brain has been thinking up things while I wasn’t looking, as it were. I love the way it does that. (Except when I’m overwhelmed by ideas.) This time, the back of my brain  decided to combine a technique I’ve been playing with in swatches– 398 more words