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Turning the Second Heel: WIP Update Regia Socks

Hey there knitters! I’m writing with an update on the Regia sock WIP! And, as you can tell, I’m kind of excited.


I’m using Susan B. 320 more words


I’ve got at least 2 ideas buzzing around in my head.  Sadly, it will be a while before I can start either, but I could at least create the patterns only how can I test them?   250 more words


Start Scheming Like Donna Hayward In This Fair Isle Sweater

It’s the perverse contrast of campy characters and jokes alongside unthinkable crimes that sets Twin Peaks apart from the average thriller. Crucial to this pervasive campy attitude are the multitude of Christmas-looking, slightly cheesy sweaters. 40 more words


Laura’s Fair Isle Hat

I can’t believe I made this hat in 2 days!  Usually I pfaff about so much it takes an age to get anything done but with the knowledge of not being able to knit or crochet for a while after a carpal tunnel release operation I had to focus.   664 more words


The Back of Roan Finished

So, it’s been a while since I put this fair isle project aside, but I dug it out last week (after finishing my KSH Stripe cardigan… 291 more words

Knitting Etc.

Milla Mia Elk Cushion

I forget exactly where, but I picked up a Milla Mia Elk Cushion kit a few years ago.  I thought it would be a good project for trialing Fair Isle knitting, but it soon became clear that I was a bit out of my depth.  653 more words


Making Progress and Planning

It’s kind of funny looking back 2 weeks on this project. I was so down on myself about how the colorwork was coming out on my Pixelated Pullover, but I guess practice makes perfect. 218 more words