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Tempted Tuesday - Quick Summer Tops

As summer rapidly approaches in the South Bay, it’s time to start thinking about summer knitting.  It’s hard to fathom working with warm wools when it’s 80 degrees outside, so instead pick up those cottons and linens and work up some tops in a weekend or two.   265 more words

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Decent weather, decent photos!

I look a bit stern here but at least the midsummer meadow is a nicer backdrop than our ugly old back fence. A brief recap on this top: it was based on… 75 more words

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Voila Mon Plaisir!

Please excuse the awful photo; I’d been hoping to get some nice shots over the weekend but the gloomy grey skies were somewhat uninspiring, so when the sun peeped out briefly on Monday we hastily rushed outside and snapped a few pictures. 476 more words

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Something Went Wrong!

This pattern is proving tricksy in its early stages! I only realised things were awry when I needed to replace a runaway side marker, and having counted my stitches in order to find the half-way point I discovered I was EIGHT stitches short! 247 more words

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Mon Plaisir

Here at last, after three attempts to get started, is some progress on what I hope will be an easy-to-wear summer top, knitted in Rowan Revive. 343 more words

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The Clearwing Jumper

It’s always a delight to find a knitting pattern that is both simple and clever, one that is easy to knit but educational at the same time. 515 more words

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I heart the day the Spring Knitting Magazines come out part 2

Sorry for the delay but without any further adieu…. Spring Vogue Knitting 2012 is jam packed with info as usual…
My favorite part is always the announcements and what’s new… The greatest excitement is that they will be doing a special Crochet issue on May 8th 2012!!! 84 more words

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