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Good Day for a Baby Sweater

I haven’t knit anything baby-ish in a while, but the Gidday Baby sweater (Tosh DK in Leopard and Maple Leaf) and reminds me how enjoyable such projects can be. 205 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

So busy...

We’ve been so busy lately trying to sell our house; cleaning everyday, trying to get everyone out for showings and looking for a new house for ourselves, that, of course, my knitting has taken a back seat.  134 more words

Scrap heap to scraptastic

I finished up that scrappy scarf.

A couple of weeks later than I’d liked, but just in time for a late winter blast.

And my mom just got some new burgundy coordinating eyeglasses. 94 more words


Finished project: Cameo

One of the bonuses of my cosy Air BnB in Edinburgh was a huge mirror and lots of light. So I took the chance to take a few pictures of me wearing another project finished last year – my Cameo shawl. 305 more words


Knitting - Natl. Defense Service Stripe Scarf - Free Pattern

When I decided to learn to knit in January of 2016, I was interested in making easy, practical items for several charities.  One of them was… 195 more words


FREE 2 ball Garter Stitch  Scarf 2017

1 ball of self striping and 1 ball of solid colour. I used sock yarns and handknit a garter stitch scarf.

Most interesting is the colour repetitions. 102 more words

Fibre Art

Knitting Stars

Back in 2013, I knit my younger sister, K, a Luxury Holiday Garland. It was a clever pattern, which used some simple short rows to create little six-pointed stars, and the… 418 more words

Garter Stitch