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September Sweaters

In the summer of 2015 Emily R and I had an idea: we should knit matching sweaters for our kids! They are cousins after all, and who doesn’t love a good matchy photoshoot right? 256 more words

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Caretta Caretta and the shawl planning

A happy weekend to you!

This weekend hasn’t been the most wonderful. I am stressing about work and how much I still have to do, but sometimes we get so overwhelmed that the only thing to do is walk away and bury oneself in something else in order to reset the brain so it can function normally again. 499 more words

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christmas, wip.

Literally–and figuratively! I decided to knit my nephew a Christmas in July sweater by Tanis Lavallee this July–and guess what? I’m gifting it to him for Christmas. 135 more words

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A Knitter For Inspiration

There is always a knitter or 2 out there that get you. A quick perusal of their project page has you drooling and re-thinking your current w.i.p.s in a serious way. 264 more words

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What's in a Yoke?

I love fair isle yoked sweaters. The simplicity in the body of the sweater is great relaxing knitting, and the yoke is that pop of colour and fun that make the finished garment a piece to treasure. 745 more words

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Paintbox - A KAL

Paintbox: Playing with Colour

With a brief hiatus in the land of bread and butter knitting, it is time to return to the Year of Something New… 477 more words

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under the weather

I am not sure what happened, but this cold/allergies can go back to wherever they came from.

It was one of those things that happen when you’ve been working hard for the last 80 days with little down time, and all of a sudden you get a break. 410 more words

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