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Sweater Descent

Descent is a word which takes many directions in meaning, most typically it means to ‘move down’ or ‘lower’ as in a physical place of going, as ‘down from a high place’ as from the peak of a mountain. 265 more words

Schematics, Design & the Bell Curve

Many of knitters and crocheters – and I include myself – get rather annoyed when we pay for and download a pattern to find that it contains no schematic.  736 more words

Knitting

planning a cardi when you have to combine yarns

At the Spinners’ Weekend I was given this handspun Blue Texel. It’s from the same batch that I’m still busy spinning mine. The person who had spun this did not enjoy knitting with it and gave it to me as a present. 684 more words

Design

Yoking it in . . .

The point of knitting a sweater when body and two sleeves join together , when all that is left is the yoke, then the sweater is nearly done. 248 more words

Trail Knitting

Sweater Lovin'

I am a sweater knitter.

Sam recently came out in her love of sock knitting so I thought to do the same. Sweaters are my favorite knitting project. 865 more words

Knitting

"It's Too Short!"

Sometimes you find that a child or grandchild grew taller without growing much wider!  The long sleeves of the sweater you lovingly knit that once fit perfectly now end several inches or centimeters above the wrist.  391 more words

Knitting

Transforming Plain to Stylish for Valentine's Day

Every Valentine’s Day I give Thor something I’ve designed and knit with him in mind.  I felt I had to make up for his birthday sweater out of yarn that quickly pilled miserably.  406 more words

Knitting