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Either very behind or very ahead

Knitter friends, how is your post-New Year knitting world taking shape? Have you been filled with the start-itis impulse to cast on everything you were holding off on before gift-knitting season took over? 423 more words

On a roll

Having whipped up a Magic Coffee baby hat yesterday, I was inspired to power through the next one, and I finished it today. Here they are together. 191 more words

Sometimes, you want Something Different

While I love knitting socks and find great pleasure in finding new ways to turn a heel, sometimes you just want to knit something different. This time, different comes in the form of cheery red dishcloth cotton. 333 more words


Nine Pairs of Socks

Last night I finally finished my nieces’ and nephews’ 2015 Christmas socks. Once again, I was a week late.  I significantly overestimated the knitting time I would have in December. 987 more words


Finishing helps

It’s the closing of the year, my knitting blog friends, and it turns out (unsurprisingly) that a few days of food and indulgences and a bit of unscheduled time are pretty good for whatever knitting ennui may be ailing you. 318 more words


Christmas Knits No.4 - Straightfoward Mittens indeed

My fourth Christmas knit is now completed.

These are Mone Dräger’s aptly named Straightforward Mitts and they are exactly that. Just enough pattern not to be completely boring, but easy enough for car knitting as we made our way south for Christmas. 183 more words

Gift Knitting...

I almost forgot about my blog with all that has been happening lately. I remember last year saying I would not do any gift knitting this year, or if I did, it would only be one or two things. 187 more words