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Socks to brighten the doomiest day

So we headed up to the Blue Mountains hoping to see some autumn colour but the day was wet and misty.

This photo shows part of the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah. 128 more words

Projects

Yarn today, sock tomorrow

A slight exaggeration… but not much of one.

I can see why people enjoy knitting socks out of 6-ply/sport weight sock yarn. It makes for very satisfying and speedy results! 44 more words

Socks

NEW! Prime Alpaca Handspun Yarn.

100% Prime Alpaca, undyed.
About sport weight.
Approximately 365 yards, 5.8 oz, 16 wpi.

Available at: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com.

Handspun

Chevron Color Block Infinity Scarf - DONE!

Oh how I wish I could get Vanna’s Glamour in Royal Blue and Gold! I really love how this scarf turned out! I really do hope that the Berocco yarn I ordered in the right colors works up as nicely! 168 more words

Crochet

NEW! "Nouveau" Handspun Yarn.

50% merino, 50% silk, hand dyed.
About sport weight.
Approximately 220 yards, 3.9 oz.
Available at: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com.

Handspun

Stashbusting brown crocheted blanket

In a never ending effort to get rid of yarn that I have been given while also making lovely things, I made this crochet blanket! 260 more words

Yarn

Pinecone Shawl (free pattern)

Knitting in the summer seems like kind of an oxymoron. Why would you want to be handling yarn when it’s 90 degrees outside? There’s the camp of people who knit ahead for the winter, slogging through wooly fair isle and cables and by the time the weather is cool, they can actually… 657 more words

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