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Half a sock and a finished baby top

Flowery baby top

I finished knitting this a couple of weeks ago, but it’s taken me a while to find some suitable buttons. Now they are sewn on and the top has had a wash and been blocked, as much as anything made of acrylic can be blocked. 580 more words


Socks Done, Too.

Finished this pair of socks late last evening.

I have a few people who have larger feet than my usual socks will fit so from time to time I make a pair longer in the foot. 20 more words


My New Year's Day cast on socks

This is my first blog post of the new year and I have a finished object to show with you.

I received lots of lovely crafty stuff and several skeins of beautiful yarn from my family for Christmas. 346 more words


I'm on a tear...

I’m happy to report, I’ve finished all my Ravellenics projects! For the first time ever, I’ve finished before the end of the games. Unfortunately, my blocking wires haven’t arrived yet, so I’ll save the big shawl reveal for a FO Friday post. 178 more words


Knitted Baby Blanket

My sister-in-law is having a baby boy in April and I wanted to make her something special. Her nursery colors are navy and grey and so I thought a little blanket using those colors would be perfect. 83 more words


Catching Up

So the past few weeks have pretty much been a whirlwind. In no certain order are pics below. I don’t know if I mentioned on here or not but I was having cabin fever. 1,044 more words


Shetland blues

For the last decade or so, I’ve been buying damaged Shetland sweaters from thrift stores. They had to be misshapen and/or slightly felted and/or have holes – basically unwearable at least not without significant repair. 1,157 more words