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Knitting woes and Crochet successes

Since I last wrote, I have completed a number of projects, but spent most of the time trying to teach myself to knit a sweater.  I made a semi-successful start on one sweater, but discovered two issues.   442 more words



I love Lesley Anne Robinson’s brioche shawls! I just finished this one, Mauvelous, with Madelinetosh Twist Light in colorways Beautiful Liar, Heart of Glass, and Slugworth. 90 more words


Test Knit: La Briohème cardigan

I know, I know. I start a knitalong and then take on a test knit in between but that’s also the reason why I don’t have a deadline on the knitalong – we all get distracted! 529 more words


In Which The Blogger Gets Sweater Fever

Hello, friends!

Today I will be sharing a knitting project–my first sweater!–and no sewing, so feel free to skip this one if knitting isn’t your jam. 1,067 more words

Coffee at the Grand for Me

I picked up some Madelinetosh Tosh Sock at The Knitting Nook in Owasso, Oklahoma last year and decided to finally cast on a wide brioche scarf for me to wear this winter. 71 more words


Past knit: Diagonal Ribbed Wrap

The weather is turning along with the leaves. Soft summer breezes have given way to chill and stronger winds. It’s definitely scarf weather.

We KonMari’ed our house a few years ago, and the only scarf I kept for myself was this wrap that I knit about 4 or 5 years ago now. 150 more words


Early September

That time of year that casually floats back and forth between summer and fall.

There’s been windows open days and sweltering melt in a puddle days. 76 more words