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My “Grandpa”

Back in April, I started knitting myself a sweater, the Grandpa Cardigan by Joji Locatelli.  I totally love it!  Just my thing – lots of cables!  and I’m knitting it in one of my favorite yarns, Madelinetosh Tosh DK.  It’s … Continue reading

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Final update on the experiment!!

You remember my experiment – modifying the gorgeous Norah Gaughan design, Nightingale, to fit my 3-year-old granddaughter.  If you’re just joining me now, you can read the saga here, here, and here.   Basically, it was going along beautifully until I … Continue reading

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Worked like a charm!

and only took me half an hour for each side. Before doing anything, I secured the stitches that I didn’t want to unravel.  The stitches for the front of the sweater are on the red stitch holder and I used … Continue reading

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Something else just for me!

A couple years ago, Craftsy had a clearance on Madelinetosh Tosh DK yarn.  I love that yarn.  It’s 100% Merino wool, all the colors have incredible depth and it’s easy to work with.  I’d made sweaters and Milos for Logan … Continue reading

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Another update on my experiment

Well, it’s a mixed bag . . . On the plus side, all the knitting is done!  The emblem looks phenomenal.  It was a blast to knit and turned out gorgeous.   I love the purple for this, by the way; … Continue reading

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An experiment

I bought the winter issue of pompom magazine because I fell in love with Norah Gaughan’s designs and she’s the guest editor for this edition.  Her Nightingale design is featured on the cover.   She chose woman warrior for the theme … Continue reading

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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

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