Category Archives: Knitting

Elizabeth Zimmermann DVDs

Now that I’m retired, I have gotten into the habit of riding our exercise bike for half an hour in the mornings.  I actually have the time and energy to do so now!  But it’s a little boring to just … Continue reading

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Finished Object!

Here is Logan’s cabled red sweater, finished!It didn’t take me long to finish this beauty, and I’m really proud of it.  I love all the beautiful cables, the beautiful yarn, and all the fun techniques and patterns I mooshed together … Continue reading

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Knitting in progress

My granddaughter, Logan, and her mom visited us for a week and we all went to the Fall Fiber Festival and Montpelier Sheep Dog Trials.  I asked Logan to choose a color for her next sweater.  She requested red so … Continue reading

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Persistence pays off

Did you ever have one of those projects?  You struggle, struggle, struggle, but stay with it and it finally pays off?  That’s the story with this little sweater. I had bought 10 skeins each of a beige and a taupe … Continue reading

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Travel Knitting

My husband and I flew to San Diego last week to visit my son for his birthday.  I knew I had to plan a LOT of travel knitting projects, just for the plane ride alone!  I usually bring along yarn … Continue reading

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Milo May, 2018

This year I knitted seven Milos for Milo May, including one “tester.”  The designer of the Milo pattern, Georgie Nicolson, asked for people to test some larger sizes and I volunteered to be one of the testers.  Here they are! … Continue reading

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Off my needles (in case you were wondering!)

In this post I showed you several knitting projects I was working on.  I got most of their knitting done on a trip to New Jersey to see family that weekend, then blocked and ends woven in by the end … Continue reading

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