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West Coast Best Coast Socks

A friend of mine from California casually asked if I could make him a pair of socks after seeing my last pair, and I obliged! 292 more words


FO: Ebba Pullover

We finally had some fading sunlight and a free moment; so, Spencer took some awesome pictures of my Ebba Pullover. It’s fully washed and blocked, now, and the colorwork came out remarkably even for my first try :) Happy Tuesday! 32 more words


A Fine Day For Fair Isle

What better way to welcome spring than with a ear warmer headband?

For the last two weekends, I have been working on learning how to knit fair isle/ stranded color work.   548 more words


Spread a Little Thin

So many knitting projects, so little time!  In spite of all my plans and firm resolves, I currently have three medium to big projects on the needles, as well as more or less keeping up with the Geek-A-Long afghan squares.   488 more words


WIP Wednesday: Gloves and Socks

I’m kinda creating again. Mostly I’m starting things and losing steam or finishing things and not being happy with them. I don’t know that I’m getting past the grief or coping any better .. 375 more words


Pattern: Snowflake Mitts

A friend recently sent me a photo of his son wearing socks on his hands, because the baby mittens they had were flimsy and fell off constantly. 368 more words


Buttercup Cardigan

I’ve had the idea for this cardigan in my mind for a long time, but haven’t had the mind space to put it together.  It’s a little bit of a daunting task, because the stitch pattern has three different gauges that have to be taken into account, not to mention that I just haven’t had the money to buy lovely yarn with, or the time to knit.  289 more words