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June 2015 Yarnbox!

Before we begin, it was my birthday two days ago. I’m now 27. I almost forgot how old I was, and had to do the math out. 171 more words



One of the reasons I get sucked into buying so much yarn is I fantasize about all the potential things I could make with the yarn I am drooling over (and end up purchasing). 320 more words

Blogging About Crocheting

Matching socks finished!

Well they almost match! If you look closely you can see that the fairisle imitation part has knitted up slightly differently in each sock.

These socks along with at least one other project have taken rather longer to reach completion than I envisaged originally. 598 more words


Another One Gone.....

The cot size blanket is finished. I’ve promised myself that I won’t buy any more yarn until four of the WIPs are finished. So, that’s two down, two to go. 76 more words


One Down...

The ‘current’ project is current no more. It’s finished.

Here it is:

It’s roughly six feet square and took about 14 100g balls of Stylecraft Special DK yarn. 26 more words


More European Knitting

There were times when I was by myself in Cologne so of course I cracked on with some knitting and not just socks and shawls. I had to buy some more grey for theĀ  175 more words


CAL #141, 145, 149

A lot has happened this month, and I’ve made so much progress with the yarn! I feel like my yarn stash has been decreasing, but I can’t really tell, because there is still so much yarn around here. 147 more words