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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

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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

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FO Friday: Duotone Cowl

Pattern: Duotone Cowl by Orange Flower Yarn.

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

Knitting

Knit - tink - frog ... but lace is still lovely

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FO - Lichen Scarf

This is my kind of “potato chip” scarf!  Lichen ruffles in soft, spiraling semi-circles that require only basic knitting skills – knit, purl, yarn over and bind off. 218 more words

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Don't Come Any Closer...

… as it would seem that over Christmas and Boxing Day, I’ve managed to come down with The Plague. I’ve done nought but sit and blow my nose, listen to audiobooks and when I can manage the needles, knit a bit. 270 more words

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