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Blocking Knitting: Wires and Blocking Boards

I have another knit shawl shawl on the blocking boards, and I used blocking wires on this one, so I thought I’d share it with you. 451 more words


Madelia Photos

I unpinned my Madelia shawl this morning and started taking photos as soon as I got enough daylight. I just love lace, don’t you?

The only modification to the pattern was to use DK instead of sport weight. 253 more words

Madelia Shawl

I started and finished a shawl yesterday. Haha, NO! Not that same shawl! First, I cast on the Chevrione shawl with high hopes of making good progress this weekend. 376 more words

Two Pink Hats

These are the only finished objects I have to show you this week, two pink kitty hats. They are cute. I like them.

They were supposed to be for me and my daughter, but then a friend of a friend needed two hats for the March on Washington, and I was more than happy to send these her way and make more for us. 260 more words

Lace Knitted scarf

To challenge myself a little I started lace knitting in this scarf for a friend.

The pattern is super simple and easy to memorize.It is a free pattern and has a chart with it which turns out is far easier to follow for lace knitting.  81 more words


There is a saying in Shetland...

“There is a saying in Shetland that the longer the end of the yarn left over after casting on, the longer it will take to complete the garment” (Sarah Don, The Art of Shetland Lace, 1980, p25) 848 more words

Lace Knitting

HACK : Lacy Flax

Alexa and I are a little bit obsessed with the Flax sweater.  Why do we keep ‘selling’ you this FREE pattern?!  Well, probably because it’s one of our best basics, and we can’t help knit it over and over (and over) again.  761 more words