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A Tale of Two Hats

The new year is bringing a new niece or nephew at the end of the month. Since my brother and sister-in-law opt to be surprised it means I’ve been working on a hat for both genders. 164 more words


Honeycomb Brioche Beanie

Any type of Brioche stitch is enjoyable because of it’s cozy and squishy nature. I’ve been trying to implement either the Brioche rib stitch or Honeycomb Brioche stitch into one of my patterns, and I finally came up with a simple and satisfying beanie that entails both. 752 more words

Brioche Rib In The Round

Yarn Along: Addictive Knits & Reads

At the end of the day, I look forward to my knitting time.  It’s a time to relax, slow down, and let the act of knitting help clear my mind of the day’s events. 209 more words


Design Mode

Now that the rush of finishing Jason’s sweater is over, I can go back to working on the other projects I had been working on.  I am now approximately 10″ into the back of my Girlie Grandpa (which I have to take a progress photo of soon), and I finished a big portion of that secret project I had been working on.   138 more words


Summer Bug

Ok, so I think I have finally been hit by the summer bug when it comes to my knitting.  I’ve been working tirelessly away on Jason’s sweaters (wool, alpaca, angora mix) and my Tangled Yoke Cardigan (wool, alpaca mix) and they look amazing, but man are they toasty to be knitting. 183 more words


Finished Objects and Fluffy Mail

I finally have some FOs to post.  First off are a pair of socks.

Original pattern

Great Adirondack Yarn Co Caribou, Black Magic II

US Size 2.5 (3.0mm) Needles… 821 more words