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My Tenderheart

This will come as no surprise to those who have been following Tin Can Knits for a while, but Emily and I love geometric fair isle. 318 more words


Blocking - Before and After

I have a confession to make:  I don’t like blocking projects.

It’s not always required, but it is almost always helpful and makes the project look better and finish it properly.   324 more words


WIP Summary: February 2017

Pattern: Grettir
Yarn: Ístex Léttlopi (1407, 9421, 9426, 0867)

When we last left off, I was knitting the sleeves of my Grettir sweater, and, in the last month, I’ve also completed the body and the short rows that precede the yoke. 418 more words


Stitching Status: Finding My Fade

I got bit by the bug, the art of peer pressure, I wanted to be one of the cool kids…I’m making a Find Your Fade shawl… 252 more words


Traveling Woman travels on...

Knitting has always been an incredibly relaxing thing for me… crafting something beautiful, and knowing that it will be worn and loved, either by myself or someone I love, is a pretty exciting thing. 339 more words

Fingering Weight


I’ve decided to offer some of my stash up for sale on Ravelry, most is superwash merino. MadelineTosh, Malabrigo, SweetGeorgia and Fibre Story are some of the yarns available in purples, rust and green. 10 more words

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening

As the snow softy falls, and the snow drifts slowly grow, I watch the trees grow from my needles. The Snowy Woods Cowl by PDXKnitterati… 205 more words