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The Stripe Goes On

Two days off sounds like a lot.  Turns out, it’s not!  At least not when you’re cramming all the abandoned weekday chores, an entire week of social visits and as much knitting as possible into those two days.   122 more words


FO - Color Affection Shawl

So, how much knitting and crocheting have YOU done this summer?

I have to admit that this may have been my most laid-back summer for many years.   365 more words

FO Friday

Revisiting The Mermaid Shawl

We haven’t had a Fibre Friday in a while, because there’s been so much other news to talk about. Also, the Mermaid Shawl had me puzzled. 368 more words

Knitting Etc.

WIP Wednesday: Exploration Continuation

I’m starting to figure out the work rhythm.  It’s looked good on paper from the beginning but the first couple weeks were a bumpy adjustment.  I’m into week 4 already.   243 more words


Short Rows

I like to think that as I grow as a knitter, things progressively get easier rather than harder. Such is not always true. This is why I’ve always avoided short row patterns, and also why my Dreambird shawl has sat on a shelf with one partial feather completed. 320 more words

Summer of Short Rows

I’ve done quite a few projects that involved short rows this summer. They were intimidating at first, but I’ve enjoyed exploring the different techniques for short row shaping. 214 more words

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