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Moving Forward--Quicksilver, Lovely New Yarn and Test Knitting

I am still plugging away at my Quicksilver. I have two mesh sections and one garter stitch section to go, and then it will join my collection of UFFOs (see… 627 more words


picot edging

I’m happy with the stashbusting I just accomplished with these adorable socks.  I had leftover Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light wool in Antler and Whiskers from my… 19 more words

Knitting In Public

Mega Tilt: a new pattern from Taiga Hilliard

So….about that self talk. What do you tell yourself? I know I am ALWAYS saying what I can’t do..I swear I try not to do that but it’s a habit that is hard to break. 234 more words

What's GG Making Now

When lightning strike(s)

it’s not always a bad thing.
Let’s rewind the tape to a few weeks ago when I checked my Ravelry and found a note from Taiga Hilliard, a designer I just happen to love and if you don’t know who she is you can see her fabulous designs… 577 more words


Rock Rose Cardigan

I swear I must be the world’s slowest knitter, but I do finish things….eventually. Not like my Mum who used to have a stack of half made jumpers, my favourite being a neon orange jumper she started in the late 60s – no wonder she never finished, she was probably going blind trying to knit it! 279 more words


Life is Good

Dear Knitting Friends,

July has been very busy for me. I finished my first pair of socks that fit and got married last weekend. Okay…okay… nobody have a freak out. 170 more words


The final countdown

Time is seaming to fly these days with little rhyme or reason. It feels like yesterday that we started booking the airfare, airbnb, and planning where to go. 676 more words