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Sweater Vest

Finished a knitting project! Always a nice feeling. Much more solid than that feeling of completion after cleaning the kitchen or vacuuming or any household chore, really. 173 more words


Hey! I Got Spotlit!

So, you know how ravelry started putting project spotlights up? If not, here’s how it works. When you go to a pattern page on ravelry and click on the “projects” tab, you’ll go to a list of all the ravelry projects that were made from that pattern. 222 more words


The Jury's Out

But I think they’ll come back soon with a guilty verdict. I’m referring, of course, to my Miller’s Daughter lace repair job. The background story here is that I am working on said shawl, am really excited about it, and would like to have it done by a week from Saturday so I can wear it to MDSW. 435 more words


Mother's Day Plans

I love my mother, but I live very far away from her. Sometimes it’s hard to show her how much I love her because I can’t spend time with her in person. 62 more words


O.O. the Octopus I

Sometimes you (re)find something that you just cannot ignore anymore.

This happened to me at the start of April. I had found the free Octo the Octopus pattern on Ravelry (posted on Knitty… 497 more words


I Love Little Old Man Sweaters

I’ve been surrounded by pregnant ladies of late with large percentage having boys. Not that I’m partial but I adore tiny male humans in tiny old man sweaters. 125 more words


Jumper update

I have been plugging away at my bed jacket jumper and managed to finish the main body – with pockets! and one sleeve.

(I have been taking the temperature scarf to Crafty Coffee on Fridays and am continuing with the crochet teaching.) 336 more words