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100% Merino Wool Socks

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Today I finally got the pair of 100% Merino Wool socks I have been working on for the past week and a half done. 273 more words

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Mowhawk Hat

Have been looking at funky wig hats lately…

I hand dyed a bunch of thick mop cotton. Using 8mm needles, I made a bunch of hats testing out some sizes. 25 more words

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EYF and #blackerpodkal

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Well, I am back from Edinburgh Yarn Fest, and what an event it was!

I will talk about the festival in the pilot episode of the EastLondonKnit podcast when it is published this Friday (!). 596 more words

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Finished Socks for Mom

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I was up until the early hours of the morning this morning finishing up a pair of socks for my mom. I was working on the second sock, and I was working on the toe of the sock and it just kept getting later and later, and by the time the toe is down to the last 9 stitches on each needle, you run the risk of your needles sliding out of the stitches if you put it down. 72 more words

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Overcoming my fear of Entrelac - Part 4

Now that the left side triangle is complete it’s time to start the first rectangle.

With the wrong side facing pick up and purl 10 stitches along the edge of the last triangle in the beginning row of triangles. 256 more words

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Flower Mittens Pattern!

Just completed my next pattern for sale on my Ravelry and Etsy stores!  I love how well these mittens fit and because they are knit on a smaller needle size, the close, compact stitches really help keep out the cold.  14 more words

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3 Needle Cast Off Tutorial

When joining two pieces of knitting that require a neat even seam, it can be difficult to achieve this by sewing the seam closed. The 3 needle cast off is an excellent technique for such circumstances. 279 more words

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