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ROK-MDO-05-Rainbow Meadow

Pattern: Meadow Socks by Mina Phillip

Yarn: Schoppel-Wolle Admiral R Druck in gras-rosa-turkis colourway

Needles: 2.25 Addi Lace Fixed Circulars (80cm)

Now the picture shows the sock in progress, but the socks are definitely finished, and pair no. 15 more words

Cableship KAL, Part I

Have you participated in a Knit-A-Long (KAL) before? On Thanksgiving Monday, I began my first KAL – Cableship by KnitPurl Hunter.  Actually, back this story up. 653 more words


Messy Monday: beautiful mistake

I dyed up three skeins of the palest blue yarn with accidental sprinkles because I didn’t have the solution mixed up all the way. I used the Jacquard’s sky blue dye on a Knit Picks Bare Stroll Glimmer base. 38 more words

Dyeing Yarn

Hello Friend

“I like to start my notes to you as if we’re already in the middle of a conversation. I pretend that we’re the oldest and dearest friends , as opposed to what we actually are people who don’t know each other…” I loved how Kathleen opened her letter to Joe in You’ve Got Mail. 453 more words

THE Barb Brown: Holiday Knitting!

I will tell anyone who asks me about Holiday Knitting that I never go down that road. I don’t knit gifts for the Holidays. Not this knitter! 250 more words


ROK-MDO-03-Gravelly Licorice

Pair no. 3 for sOctober KAL

Pattern: Gravel Socks by Mina Philipp

Yarn: Zwerger Garn Opal Sweet & Spicy 3 in colour 9125 Beerenmix

Needles: Addi Lace Fixed circulars (80cm cable)

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I finished my latest leethalknits KAL hat!

I started the next hat KAL on Tuesday, but haven’t made much progress due to my wrist needing rest, and the pattern puts some pressure on it. 32 more words