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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

Alpaca

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

Spinning

Fan Shawl Reprise

My very good friend’s mother saw my blog and decided that she should have the fan shawl I made for another friend’s mother.  She’s been a surrogate mother to me for over two decades, so I most certainly set out to make it happen. 69 more words

Diy

A little bit of magic

This is MagicWaves by Kieran Foley. He describes it as “A large innovative lace pattern inspired by the rippling surface of the sea”.

I used Manos del Uruguay Lace yarn. 182 more words

Knitting

FO Friday: Duotone Cowl

Pattern: Duotone Cowl by Orange Flower Yarn.

[My Ravelry Project Page]

Yarn(s) and needles:
C1: Misti Alpaca in 0790 – 360 meters (395 yards), 45 grams… 92 more words

Knitting