Monthly Archives: August 2013

FO Friday: Do As I Say

Not as I do. Knit a gauge swatch. Wash and block it. Then cast on and knit your sweater. I didn’t do any of this. And I still ended up with a fantastic sweater that fits and looks pretty good. … Continue reading

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Silent Contest Winner

I run a silent contest on my blog and send a gift to whoever leaves a comment when certain levels are hit. Congratulations Janet! You left the 5000th comment and I want to send you a little something. I’ve sent … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Fantasy Knitting

Currently I’m back working on the socks with the yarn I got in a swap ages ago. I’m nearly finished with the first sock and plan to cast on the second one within the day. The yarn is Knit Picks … Continue reading

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Button? Button? Who’s Got The Button?

Or buttons actually and that would me me! Do you know what that means? It is time to sew the buttons on my Topeka sweater. Of course there is a button story to tell. It isn’t very exciting but it … Continue reading

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Reentry

The Husband has been on vacation for the last two weeks (and returned to work this morning). We spent those weeks quietly at home mainly relaxing. He did some work around the house. I did plenty of knitting. It was … Continue reading

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Putting It All Together

The Husband took H and N for a couple of adventures over the weekend and I was able to stay home and have some quiet knitting time. I took advantage of this and completed the sleeves for Topeka and put … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Parts Is Parts

The Husband is on vacation so blogging and knitting time has been difficult to come by. Even getting on the computer is tough since there seems to always be a line of people waiting for their turn. Another week of … Continue reading

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