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one week sock challenge (2)

I participated again in the One Week Sock Challenge. The week started on Friday and I cast them off on Wednesday, so I did finished the challenge! 95 more words


Honey Stitch Cowl

I have a love affair with the Honey Stitch Cowl by Sheep and Stitch.

It has such a timeless look, and with changes in color, yarn weight, and fiber – the possibilities are endless. 559 more words

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Challenge Yourself

One of the knitting goals I made for myself in 2016 was to knit a sweater. Not because I think they’re particularly difficult (there are some really great beginner projects out there, I’ll talk about that more in a minute) but because patience has never been a strong point of mine, and in order to knit an entire sweater, you need to have patience. 471 more words


KnitPicks Day

My KnitPicks box came on Saturday! Isn’t KnitPicks day always a good day? I think so! Here’s my haul:

Most of it is for fun shawl knitting, though I haven’t decided on patterns yet. 307 more words

Still Here, Still Knitting

I know, it’s been a while since I’ve updated the site, but I’ve got some pretty good reasons! I’m now 21 weeks pregnant, and with that I’ve had some health complications crop up along the way that have really taken a lot out of me. 321 more words


Heirloom Linen Dishcloths

I am a knitter at heart, but I have been loving this crochet Heirloom Linen Dishcloth pattern I downloaded (for free!) from KnitPicks.

Its aesthetic is classic and lovely – especially when made with gorgeous neutral tones. 199 more words

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The process of production

The problem with having a stash of yarn that you actually enjoy working with is the ever present difficulty in choosing what next to work with and sticking with that decision. 254 more words