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More socks

Hi there, how are you today? I hope you are fine. On my side all is well. This morning was the first really winter cold morning. 1,022 more words


Testing Out Test Knitting

As I’ve mentioned before, I would like to try designing some original patterns. I’m interested in shawls, scarves, and 3D items, and may eventually want to try some garment designs when I get really ambitious. 356 more words

Some Kino Knits Love

With any given luck, Mary and I are hanging out at Rhinebeck right now so while I’m gone here’s a little blog post I wrote for her :) 539 more words


FO: Woodstack Mittens

In January, I did my very first test knit for one of my favorite pattern designers, Jane Richmond. I lover her patterns because they’re so clean and easy to follow and her designs are still modern and fresh. 256 more words


Test Knitting (or Crocheting)

What on earth is “test knitting” you might be wondering.  Well, there are lovely groups on Ravelry that pair up pattern designers with knitters (or crocheters) that are willing to test your pattern out to make sure that it is well written and with no errors. 176 more words


What's on my Needles This Weekend

Well this weekend I’m working on a test knit but there’s a bit more to the story.  My friend Becky from the Knit Actually podcast hosts an event called Knit Knosh which sounds like so much fun!   627 more words


Fall Pullover

It’s almost fall and this is my third sweater in the year and I am particularly proud of the fit with this one. :-)

It is a top-down raglan knit with a lace panel in front and features a small opening at the back. 64 more words