Monthly Archives: November 2013

FO Friday: Warm Feet

I finally finished my socks! To be honest this isn’t the first attempt at knitting something with this yarn. I had started a sock eons ago and it didn’t get very far before I just dumped the whole thing into … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

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WIP Wednesday: Necking

I know that recently I have been knitting a lot of shawls and shawlettes and really I’ve tried to wear them but I’m afraid to admit that they just aren’t me. They are bulky and don’t stay put when wrapped … Continue reading

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So It Starts

I don’t want to start whining about the weather already particularly with Pat living in the great frozen north but see that white stuff on the leaves of the holly bush? Yes, it’s snow. I am not ready for this. … Continue reading

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A peaceful weekend was had by all. I vacuumed on Saturday but there is no evidence of that at this point. Laundry was done but a small pile of dirty has turned up. The same with the dishes though the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Again With The Socks

I have made a wee bit more progress on the socks. They’re coming along just fine, but very slowly. Not knitting makes them moved along at an even slower pace, obviously. The pattern is my standard 64sts on size 1.5 … Continue reading

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6 Things

6 days ago I told Chris I would do the 6 things thing she got from Facebook that day. So it feels like I said it yesterday but yes, it was 6 days ago. My 6 Things: There are not … Continue reading

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