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I am finally getting around to posting the Close To You shawlette. This was one really pleasant knit, and one I’d knit again in a heartbeat if I felt I had the perfect yarn for it. 601 more words

Box Ticking

I’m definitely someone who is driven by ticking items off of a list. Nothing motivates me more than seeing progress unfold. This means that it I make a list and I keep said list on-hand, I’m generally guaranteed to get things done. 552 more words


Rolling through the FOs

I just keep those finished objects rolling off my needles! Maybe I can hit that 40 finished objects still! (I highly doubt it, but I am still shooting for the stars.) 459 more words

Handspun, hand knitted rainbow jumper

It takes a lot of time to spin the wool and then knit a big jumper. We do it because we love it. Janette’s jumper is beautifully soft. 58 more words


Another new start

The knitting has absolutely been high on my list of things to do now that the weather has cooled. I started another project!

This is the same yarn that Rose got into and tried to destroy, but I was able to salvage. 109 more words

weaving away

the studio tour went well

Saturday it poured with rain all day and there were lots of people

West coasters are used to being wet… 224 more words


Spinning: with a project in mind

This year has been an interesting one. A lot of growth and adjustments in my personal life as well as in relation to making. I’ve written earlier in the year about the fact knitting has taken a bit of a back seat for it’s spinning counterpart. 682 more words