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Gather together: permutations of a knitting stitch

There’s a knitting stitch combination that I’ve seen called a gather, and I’ve mostly seen it in Estonian stitch patterns, though I’m guessing they get used elsewhere too. 565 more words


WIP: more of the January sweater

I’m feeling happier about this sweater today because once I’d done some of the yoke decreases I put all the stitches onto spare yarn and tried it on. 588 more words

Hand Knitting

Thousands of candles

Thousands of candles

can be lighted from a single candle,

and the life of the candle

will not be shortened.

Happiness never decreases

by being shared.


Tinking a centered double decrease

If you haven’t heard the term, tinking is the process of undoing knitting, stitch by stitch (tink is knit spelled backwards). While I like the effect of various double decreases, I have to admit that they can be kind of a pain to tink, because of the way that the stitches are out of order. 259 more words


Home Staging Decreases Time on Market, Finds Realtors® Report

WASHINGTON/July 6, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Sixty-two percent of sellers’ agents say that staging a home decreases the amount of time a home spends on the market, according to the National Association of Realtors® 2017 Profile of Home Staging,…