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Summer KAL 2015

You have been waiting so patiently for our Summer KAL!  I wanted to be 100% sure that the yarn I wanted to use would be in stock for us when we needed it.   402 more words


... stripes gone crazy ...

This was for a long time only a sketch in my little notebook.

It took me a long while before actually tackling the idea and experimenting how I would try to work it out. 519 more words


What's On My Mind

I’ve been quietly rotating my knitting between three projects. Socks, the lace edging for the Rock Island Shawl (only 120 more rows), and a baby sweater. 508 more words


Sock Saturday- knitting the heel

Ok, so now you have your sock(s) and you’ve knitted to the required number of inches before the end of the foot. Now it’s time to increase for the gusset. 1,085 more words

Rocky Joggers

There are some baby images that make grown men and women revert to the ever-reviled baby talk. They can’t help it. For me, baby pants do it every time! 366 more words


Episode 45: Short Row Variations and Summer Knitting Patterns

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This episode is sponsored by Blacker Yarns. Lyonesse is a new 50% linen, 50% wool yarn, available in DK and 4ply weights, specially developed for your summer knitting needs. 316 more words


a hint of summer - completed (April 2015)

I can’t believe I finished it in 2 1/2 weeks.

I made it tunic length, much longer than the pattern calls for (53 cm / 21″ down from armhole instead of 40 cm / 16″). 174 more words