Category Archives: Knitting

Little purple sweater

Yay!  It’s finished!  And just in time, too, since I’m going to visit my granddaughter next week!  🙂 So glad I stuck with it!  🙂 Evelyn Advertisements

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Scrap by day, knit by night

I’ve been keeping very busy!  In the mornings, I’m making scrapbook pages for all my son’s photos.  Here’s what I’ve finished during my most recent scrapbooking session. I used Microsoft Word to create the titles for these two pages. This … Continue reading

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The sweater that doesn’t want to be knit

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.   Let’s hope third time’s the charm . . . There’s this adorable little sweater that I’ve been trying to knit, but it’s fighting me all the way.  It’s a Japanese pattern.  … Continue reading

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Two finished objects

This first one wasn’t made by me, but was made for me.  When I knit, I sit on our sofa, which is white.  (Terrible color choice for a sofa – never buy a white sofa!!)  Being right-handed, I sit on … Continue reading

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Christmas knitting – part three (of three!)

The last of the Christmas knits.  This one deserves a post all its own. I mentioned that I have the Aran Knitting book from Alice Starmore.  It’s a wonderful read and I love all the patterns in it.  So far, … Continue reading

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Christmas knitting – part two

My husband had requested a beanie no bigger than a yarmulke to wear under his noise-reducing headphones when watching Youtube videos on his computer.  I chose Joji Locatelli’s Rafa’s Hat (a free Ravelry download) because it’s plain and knitted in … Continue reading

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Christmas knitting

2018 was a very knitty year!  Here are some of the projects I couldn’t share until now. First, for my granddaughter, Logan, I knit two sweaters and a hat.  All were from Alice Starmore’s Aran Knitting book.  I love knitting … Continue reading

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