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Ooops! and Ughs! and Ows

No, I didn’t fall or anything.  I was trying to disconnect and move my Kingpad tablet from the bed table to my reader table that’s in my “knitting nook” I was trying to move it on the stand, realized… 1,698 more words


(Re)Cast On: Rainbow Pop Sockhead Slouch

I had previously regaled you with the tale of many cast-ons and frogging of a Sockhead Slouch. I think I had “swatched” enough to be satisfied with a gauge and stitch count for the project and then I realized that the 2018 Pigskin Party KAL was starting September 6th. 141 more words


Something for me and something for you

I think I first posted about working with this shade of Rowan’s Cotton Rope back in July last year and as is often the case, it’s been languishing in my stash for years before that. 827 more words


Peaceful Afghan

I’m in afghan-making mode, again.  A combination of upcoming events, new yarn to try, and anticipation of cooler weather (not happening yet) has put me in the mood. 173 more words


Day 3

Here we are, day 3 of #100happydays. Yesterday’s is on my Facebook page. It’s harder this time as previously many (most) pictures were of my family. 138 more words


Knitting is Back - Patternless Jumper

It must be Autumn now, because I’ve started knitting again!

I did actually start this project ages ago, but it got put to one side and I worked on loads of other stuff, and in my blog cleanup this summer, the original post got deleted, so I thought I’d share it now. 273 more words

Kay At Home

Making of: Golden net hat

I used Scheepjes Stone Washed in the past to make this dread band. I really like this yarn – it has beautiful golden color with amazing shine. 154 more words

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