Summer Adventures

Restarting son’s blanket. Finished snowflake. Finished Hippo for Mom socks. Starting linen poncho. Started Deschain.

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Stash Enhancement

Local Yarn Store day got me!   The bamboo and Pima cotton are for now. I will dream fabulous smooshy-cashmere dreams until late fall! My drift sweater is blocking. Photos and all the details to come. So…..of course I’ve started something new! This is Snowflake by TinCanKnits in Elsebeth Lavoisier Silky Wool -Mallard. If you […]

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Drifting into spring….

This is Drift, she’s a pullover by Kristen Finlay in Sueno in the Bowl of Raspberries Tonal colorway. She’s been my constant companion all week, in the car at stop-lights, on my lunch break, in the car with my best man taking a drive, at home in the evening…we’ve been faithful, and now we are […]

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A productively unproductive week…

I still can’t believe it! I knit all the way through sections 3 and 4 on my On The Spice Market shawl. As I wrote out the instructions for sections 5 and 6….I discovered a massive error in my transcribing! In three places in section 4 I wrote – and knit – kfb – when […]

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Sneak Peek…What’s on my needles?

Started the fabulous On The Spice Market shawl on March 4th…section 3 hand me confused until I just started knitting it, wow…! The yarn is Hippo for Mardi Gras 2018, plus the minis that go with it, on 3.25mm needles. I’m not sure I like all the garter stitch that is coming off the needles […]

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Sunday is for….Road Trips (and bunnies)

My best man decided we should do brunch at the suggestion of a co-worker. Griffin Tavern in Flint Hill….was awesome! The staff was warm and wonderful, the food was creative and executed perfectly and the site itself was really nice. If the weather had been better we could have eaten outside, there is also a […]

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Set Backs…..and Progress!

Progress… My Sandhurst Pullover is done and worn! It only took about 4 weeks to knit…on and off. But, since I finished in winter…catching a bit of bright daylight to weave in ends was scarce so took a bit more time to actually be wearable than I would have liked. The yarn is so soft. […]

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