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Complete Cross Pockets

I finished my cross pockets cardigan (about 2 months ago now), this a garment that has caused me much frustration during its creation. However I persevered and overcame the obstacles and have a wearable cardigan at the end, even if it isn’t perfect. 540 more words


A DC Opportunity Leads to a Knitter's Reflective Moment

As Grandmother, I was recently invited to the DC area to babysit grandchildren while very intent parents set up house for their temporary move.  (no photos because I never knew how to take care of young ones and be a photographer at the same time) 359 more words


Woolly Bobble Hat - January 2016

Firstly, apologies for the lack of posts recently. My laptop finally called it a day after many years of faithful service and unfortunately all of my photos were saved on it. 237 more words


Stitching Status: Pretty Yarn & Playing Chicken

I got distracted by pretty yarn. It’s not like I don’t have a ton of pretty yarn already in my stash but I got distracted the other Friday and I picked up 2 skeins of a… 574 more words


WIP Wednesday: Pot O Gold Vanilla Socks

Holy cow this cake of yarn never ends! I’m still knitting on my Pot O Gold vanilla socks and baby they are growing!

I’ve installed the afterthought heel and continuing to zoom up the leg. 70 more words


Same Steps, Different Shawl

I’ve used lots of different yarns in my knitting life. I’ve said lots were my favorite. My July favorite was The Uncommon Thread Posh fingering… 115 more words


Summer Scarf

Every so often you hear from a friend from the past.  This was the case the day I received a lovely message from a colleague who had retired a few years before me suggesting a get together.   324 more words