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FO: Rosewater Hat and Flexure Mittens

I might be avoiding working on the long rows of the Camellia Tee by working on other easy projects instead.

The other skein I picked up from NZ was 50g of fingering weight merino possum blend. 339 more words

Knitting And Crochet

Baby boy ripple

A ripple ready for a baby boy.

Started early in the New Year, this has taken me about 5 weeks. And apart from one additional ball of the denim blue colour, was all made from my crochet cotton stash. 134 more words


FO: Happy Clown Feet

Whilst we were away I picked up a couple of skeins of yarn. One of these was one Hobbit took a shine to and enthusiastically agreed when I suggested we buy it to make her socks. 144 more words

Knitting And Crochet

Operation: Finish the Afghan

So I have this afghan. It’s been half-done since somewhere around 2008. Maybe 2009. I started it as a graduation gift for my college roommate, but as it continued to linger and linger and linger, and as years and years passed since both of our graduations that original purpose became moot. 125 more words

Knitting And Crochet

Orange and Brown and Grey, oh my!

     I was going to write a knitting post about something I’ve knitted recently but those things…well, I’m actually still knitting them. It’s hard to show the finished result when you haven’t finished so I’ll get right on that. 185 more words

Getting Crafty

New works ahead

Two or three more evenings should see me finishing my baby boy crochet blanket. It’s been a lovely project for mindless winter crochet in front of subtitled European dramas. 317 more words


some Stuart on Australia Day.

Our friend Stuart was called to cross the rainbow bridge just before my annual holiday to the beach with friends and family on Australia day. It was and still is very sad but I was sure a mini me anipal Stuart would make his peeps feel a tiny bit better. 202 more words