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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

Lace

Dog-ball crochet

I wanted to make something very quick last week, for a cool reason and definitely not for a Quidditch match in the HPKCHC, and I decided I would finally extend my crochet skills for making amigurumi. 129 more words

Handmade

My Blue Carbuncle

Project: Shalder
Pattern: Shalder by Gudrun Johnston
Yarn: Cascade 220 Navy Blue
Needles: 4.5 mm

I love this sweater, the fit and especially the lace yoke. 147 more words

Lace

WiP Wednesday: Rock Island Shawl

I think I’ve mentioned before that I like a challenge. In knitting and in life, I tend to go for things 100%, to jump in with both feet, to act first and worry about consequences later (well, as much as a neurotic overthinker can). 447 more words

Knitting

Vikings!

Project: Astrid the Viking

Pattern: Leif & Astrid

Yarn: Lett Lopi and Rowan Baby Alpaca DK

I’d been planning to knit this doll for years, but I didn’t work up the courage until now. 176 more words

Brown

Celebrate!: The Fetes of February

Still riding on my posting high from yesterday, I thought I’d bang out the fourth installment of Celebrate!

February is shaping up to be a productive month. 235 more words

Crochet

Prepping for Winter Term

On January 1, HPKCHC’s Winter 2015 Term will start.  I’m excited to be earning points again, so I’ve been trying to plan what I’ll be knitting over the next three months… 231 more words

Knitting