Monthly Archives: January 2014

What Are You Watching?

As we all know knitting and watching go hand in hand. It’s been about a month since we signed up for Netflix and I have been watching some really good stuff. So far I am enjoying it nearly as much … Continue reading

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Predictable?

Yes. I suppose I am. But I figure I can have this sock done in a couple of days and then move on to the arm warmers and give them my undivided attention. Yeah, that’s it.

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WIP Wednesday: Fickle Knitting

Normally I know what I like. I have a firm grasp on my feelings about things and find it very easy to make a decision. But I can’t with these two projects. Do I knit the sock or the arm … Continue reading

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Casting On Something New

Now that I have completed my first quarter Loopy’s Challenge project I am free to work on whatever I want so of course I cast on a new stockinette sock.* I suppose I am predictable that way. Things have been … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Finally Done!

I feel like I’ve been working on these socks forever. I feel like they are the only knitted item I’ve looked at or talked about forever. I was so sure that I had blathered on way too much about these … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Forward Progress*

Some weeks any forward progress is a good thing. I had The Husband home for 5 days and N for 3. Neither of them are conducive to squeezing in a few minutes knitting here and there. They expect things like … Continue reading

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N’s Birthday Weekend

N turned 11 years old this weekend (how did that happen?) and we made the whole weekend a celebration. The Husband took a long weekend off from work. On Thursday The Husband heard an ad for the New England Auto … Continue reading

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