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2015 Year of Projects

Hi Knitting Friends,

I was minding my business during lunch when I stumbled upon a new-to-me forum called ‘A Year of Projects’ in Ravelry. For those knit friends who haven’t heard Ravelry is an online digital platform with social media tools to help you organize your craft notes, store photos, purchase yarn and patterns. 156 more words


A Lovely Pair Of Socks

My second FO of the week. I’m on something of a finishing kick!! Here are my Checkerboard Socks in all their glory! Pattern: My own 70 stitch 5×5 Checkerboard pattern with stockinette sole and afterthought heel… 158 more words


A Question Of Leftovers

I finished my Jacoby mitts and posted yesterday. I only used 40 grams of yarn out of 100 total. That meant I have 60 grams of yummy yarn goodness leftover. 128 more words


Life is Good

Dear Knitting Friends,

July has been very busy for me. I finished my first pair of socks that fit and got married last weekend. Okay…okay… nobody have a freak out. 170 more words


FO Friday: Maple Vanilla Socks

Yay for finished socks!!! My Maple Vanilla socks are done….

Pattern: an iteration of my 74 stitch toe-up vanilla sock

Yarn: Knit Picks Felici in Maple Leaves… 71 more words


Finished Project: White Socks

I had a very busy and very fun past weekend. I got to go antiquing with my fiance and his best friend as well as throw an old-fashioned sleep over with one of my girl friends. 114 more words


What's On My Needles #11

I’ve had some training seminars this week, aka lots of time in dark ballrooms and computer labs. So my Checkerboard Socks have seen some action. ( I’ve never knitted where it bothers other people or the instructor, only when it’s appropriate. 41 more words