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Viajante

According to ever-accurate Ravelry, I started knitting my Viajante in October 2013, and…..I finished it last week.  Oops.

This is one of those projects that I had on my list to tackle for the #CleanSlateKAL, and while I missed my own original deadline (I had wanted to clean things off the needles by the end of 2015), I think finishing it up in January 2016 is still pretty good.   525 more words

Knitting

Jack Frost

Background:

These minis were spun to accompany December’s rolag club, and are seen in action here:

Story:

Wake to frosted land,

A world of washed-out colour.

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Stories

Rainbow Lace Shawl Kit

Background:

This was my offering from a set of Nunoco “Chroma” tops. Each 10g mini skein is faux laceweight, consisting of a finely spun single plied with thread in a complementary colour. 122 more words

Stories

First foray into lace

A little while ago I decided to venture into lacework and have a go at knitting something a little different.  Little did I know I was venturing into new territory which the Binty’s Farm knitters had yet to explore… 167 more words

Craft

In Praise of Sampling

July 26, 2015

Anne Schwarz

I always have multiple projects going. Right now I’ve got some beautiful dyed merino I’m spinning on my Ashford Elizabeth wheel at home, a colorful blended batt about half spun on my drop spindle and 2 skeins of white yarn I finished spinning and am planning to dye. 804 more words

Crafts

WIP: Autumn Sprigs Lace Shawl

Pattern: Summer Sprigs Lace Scarf via Make My Day Creative
Yarn: Ornaghi Filati Merino Oro

Back in February, I spent a few days with my grandparents while my grandma had surgery. 533 more words

Progress

WIPWed #97: Monogamy Makes For Boring Blogging

I have been motoring along on the same two knitting projects, which means my WIPWed post looks nearly the same as last week’s, just with a few more inches of knitting on each thing. 394 more words

Knitting