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Knit Stitch 5: Slip Stitch in 2 Colors


After my Fair aisle fail, I decided to try something with an actual pattern. I decided to make it more of a basket weave after 3 sets of rows. 33 more words

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Knit stitch 4: Fairly Fair Isle

Wit this container of different yarns, I wanted to try some fair isle. I thought I could figure it out with just the picture of a completed piece but this is a big time fail. 43 more words

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#DDF2017-01 - cloche time

What, nothing here in more than a month ! Stella from mes petites (ré)créations continues her monthly challenge initiative, and it’s a nice way for me to get back on the knitting and blogging track, after recovering from our move. 1,583 more words

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Knit Stitch 3 (The Crest of the Wave Lace Stitch #527)

Well, I guess I got to the airport too early because I was able to buy lunch, get a Starbucks and finish my next knitting pattern. 72 more words

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Knit Challenge #2: Polka Dot Fair Isle

I made such progress on my first stitch and was motivated my the short strands of yarn to tackle a fair isle pattern. Since I don’t have internet on the plane (cheap-o!), I decided to design my own pattern. 60 more words

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Knit challenge #1: Mistake Rib Stitch

I decided to keep it simple for my first stitch in my knitting challenge. This is called the “Mistake Rib Stitch (#529)”.


Because I didn’t know how I would progress, I brought a bunch of yarn scraps I had picked up at Scrap in Denton. 46 more words

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Knitting progress (flight 2)

While it isn’t technically learning a new pattern, I have made some progress on Kevin’s scarf. This entails using 5 balls of yarn since Kevin bought very thin yarn to start with, and while it doesn’t have the verigstion I would like, it does seem to be switching colors as things progress. 68 more words

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