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I knew it would be adorable!

I just finished this little sweater.  I had blocked it over the weekend and this morning I sewed up the seams and sewed on the buttons.  It turned out as cute as I knew it would be, and it’ll be … Continue reading

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It’s gonna be adorable!

I cleaned up my craft room the other day, organized and put away lots of paper scraps, dies hanging around, and yarn!  I felt my yarn stash was getting out of hand, so I weighed, inventoried, and boxed it all … Continue reading

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Stranded knitting

You may recall my quest to obtain Alice Starmore’s In the Hebrides knitting pattern book (that story here.)   Well, when I finally got it and looked through it, there were actually a few sweaters that I wanted to knit.  One … Continue reading

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Stand Together

While perusing patterns on Ravelry a couple months ago, I came across this beautiful Stand Together sweater.  The designer, Merina Strand, was inspired to create it by a brave and honorable act.  I’m not sure if people can view patterns … Continue reading

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Changed my mind (again)

I had all intentions of starting my Malin over using the FLAK method (Follow the Leader Aran Knit – a specific method of knitting a sweater from the top-down.)  I made the saddle shoulders, which is the first step, then … Continue reading

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I’m nothing if not persistent

AKA – It will be mine . . . There’s a sweater I’ve wanted to knit for a long time.  It’s by Alice Starmore, who designs beautiful sweaters, some with complicated cables and others with beautiful color work.  She lives … Continue reading

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Finished travel/TV project

Last week, I finished that cute little Guernsey that started as a travel project.  It was a joy to knit!  Evelyn

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Finished baby hoodie

This morning I put the finishing touches (buttons) on the baby hoodie that had been hibernating due to my running out of yarn.  As I told you here, I ordered some more, but the dye lot was different and I … Continue reading

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Travel project

We traveled to New Jersey over the weekend for two family get-togethers.  I’m a Jersey Girl at heart, born and raised there.  We only came to Virginia in 2006.  I spent the first half of my life in North Jersey … Continue reading

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The baby hoodie

When we got back from our Christmas traveling, the new skeins of yarn for the baby hoodie WIP were waiting for me.  The new skeins are a different dye lot and are darker than the original yarn.  I’ll have to … Continue reading

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