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WIP Wednesday: 1 down, 7 to go.

I did it! I finished a sock!

I really love the texture created by the lace, and the heel is really interesting too:

I have to do three more by the end of the month. 270 more words


Fall is in the Air

It’s finally starting to feel like fall around here, and I’m thrilled.

I have been all about the knitting lately after few years of reduced mojo. 373 more words


Dyeing Experiments: Two color dyeing, kettle dyeing, and gradient stovetop dyeing.

I recently have been experimenting with dyeing yarn, and posted some photos of in the Harry Potter Knit and Crochet House Cup (HPKCHC) group on Ravelry. 758 more words

Current Projects

WIP Wednesday: Victory!

I finished a hat!!! And it’s SOOOO pretty! This was a test knit for the wonderful Lara over at knotenufknits. I’ve had the good fortune to work with her on a couple of her patterns, and every time I amazed at how she can make something very complex seem very easy. 310 more words


FO Report: Aestlight

Pattern: Aestlight Shawl by Gudrun Johnston
Yarn: Jamieson’s Shetland Spindrift in 429 Old Gold and 230 Yellow Ochre
Needles: 3.75 mm
Yardage: 72 g / 335 yards… 385 more words


Carbuncles pt. 2

Project: Linga
Pattern: Linga by Gudrun Johnston
Yarn: Rowan Felted Tweed DK, colour 157 Camel
Needles: 3.5 & 4.5 mm
Yardage: 41 g / 156 yards… 145 more words