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Knitting: Index

I was taught how to knit when I was quite young, but I never learned how to cast on or off, or how to do anything more difficult than the general stocking stitch (as a note, I’m Australian so all knitting terms shall be Australian… I hope!) and then purl when I was a young teen. 773 more words

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Aloha Yarns and KnitPurlHunter

Needing a “yarn fix”, by Yelping I found Aloha Yarns in Kaneohe a small town just outside of base. I am almost done with the second Tidal Wave sock, (gasp) and “really needed” some yarn for the flight home. 205 more words

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October Mystery KAL Colormatic

For the month of October I participated in a Mystery KAL held by Michelle of the Knit Purl Hunter. We used Hikoo’s Kenzie yarn. I was not immediately in love with how the colors turned out but they have grown on me and now I am in love!

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Center of Attention Mystery KAL

Knit Purl Hunter’s July Mystery Knit Along!! This month we knit the Center of Attention socks.

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Building Blocks 4, 5 & 6

Block four reminds me of a fleur de lis pattern. This pattern introduced the skill of decreasing  by using knit 2 together (k2tog) for a right leaning decrease, and knit 2 together through the back loop (k2tog tbl) for a left leaning decrease. 330 more words

Block #3

This was a fun block to knit. I don’t think I’ve ever made bobbles before, and it was fun and easy. As with all the instructions for her… 31 more words

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Building Blocks Afghan #1

I  just finished knitting the first block in my new afghan, Building Blocks, by Michelle Hunter of Knit Purl Hunter . Although designed for beginners, this twelve block afghan is full of great patterns and technique “refreshers” for  those of us who have been knitting for a while. 53 more words

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