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Finishing touches

I am just finishing another sweater using a favourite pattern of mine :) I used the Patons Denim-y yarn in Khaki Beige Denim colour. It’s a very subtle khaki with some self-striping effect that mimics denim-sun-faded lighter beige. 199 more words


Episode 74 Rhinebeck Weather Advisory

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Knits Podcast! Today I am podcasting from George’s Island Park in Montrose NY. Lots of WIPs to talk about, one FO and some Stash Enhancement. 102 more words


Knit City 2016

Finally, I did it! I went to the Knit City event this year. :) I’ve been meaning to do it every year and something always happened last minute. 117 more words


Three New Hats

Three new hats done! Two are more chemo caps. The first is another Shelbi hat; she liked the white one and requested dark purple. Well, you KNOW I have purple in my stash so that was easy enough. 456 more words

Little linen dress

I may be getting a bit ahead of myself with my latest knit for baby girl (seeing as how she won’t arrive until November-ish and won’t actually be able to wear this until next summer), but isn’t it just too cute?! 372 more words


Fish Lips Kiss Heel Pattern & My Personal Sock 'Recipe'

I love knitting socks.  Not really sure why, but from early on, shortly after I learned to knit, I was fascinated by the three dimensional problem of fitting fabric to feet.  2,780 more words



A few months ago I was knitting socks. And then I started feeling some arm pain. And then I felt more arm and wrist pain. So I (very sadly) set the socks aside. 25 more words