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FO: Red Leaf Top

The series of simple summer cotton tops continues! I discovered the Leaf Top on Ravelry on day in June and knew I had to make it. 200 more words

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WIP: The Calais Shawl

For the last few months, I have been on a little bit of a yarn buying binge. Half of the reason is that I cleaned out my stash before I moved. 265 more words

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Great Pattern, Not So Great Yarn

In May,  I was asked to test knit a sweater for Life is Cozy. I just happened to have 5 skeins of hot pink alpaca yarn (from my trip in Ecuador) that needed to be knitted up, so I said yes.  323 more words

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Kroy Socks

Summer knitting = sock knitting to me. For the past 3 summers,  I have come home from my travels with a nice pair of socks. This year I am ahead of the game finishing my summer socks in just 2.5 weeks. 208 more words

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Ahhh Summer!

Hi friends!

It has been a while, but I wanted to update you on all the things I have been up to. School’s out, and next year I am headed back to the classroom after being an instructional coach for a couple of years. 206 more words


I Can't Resist Cashmere

Cashmere you dreamy fiber. How I love your glorious softness. Generally, I avoid you in the yarn store because I cannot resist your charm. However, on my recent trip to Vermont, I caved. 362 more words

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FO: Zinone Top

It is officially summer and I am excited for the much needed vacation time ahead. In preparation for the hot weather, I have been knitting up some cute cotton tops. 287 more words

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