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Hat from Handspun! 

I finished my first hat made from my handspun yarn! It is so gratifying to go from roving to a finished, wearable product. Since I still consider myself to be a beginning spinner, I tend to choose a project for my yarn after I’ve finished it. 138 more words

Wavy Moss Hat

I love moss stitch. Love it. It’s my favourite stitch despite the effort. I don’t often use variegated yarns but on the rare occasions that I have, I’ve used moss stitch. 317 more words


Friday F.O. - more socks!

Oh, I do like a completed project!

It doesn’t matter how large or small, complicated or simple.

Those final finishing touches are very satisfying.

This week I finished… 67 more words

new socks: pathways chunky lace socks

Finally fulfilled my dream of worsted socks! These socks started as improvised cabled leg warmers. I wanted so badly to love leg warmers but as much fun as I had figuring out stitch counts and ribbing and even the best cable, once the first one was done, I realized what I really wanted were socks and ripped the whole thing out. 144 more words


Two mittens, two sizes

So.. I don’t do color-work particularly often. It’s fun but I have a hard time maintainaning my gauge when I do, because it requires me to hold the yarn differently than what I’m used to. 170 more words


FO: Grandma's Socks

My knitting this year has been very unlike me. I would say that I’m a pretty selfish knitter. I just really like knitting things for myself! 178 more words