Monthly Archives: September 2014

WIP Wednesday: Decisions

On Monday I teased you with a photo of the brim of my Loopy Academy hat project. The pattern is Wurm by Katharina Noop. I am knitting it in Cascade super wash sport in green apple and charcoal. I have … Continue reading

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Vintage Issues

I am not above admitting when I have a wee problem. On Sunday The Husband and I ran away from home for a few hours. We went to our favorite antique/junk store and spent some time looking through the shelves. … Continue reading

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A Little Tease

I have been working on the second of my Loopy Academy projects, a hat. So far my favorite part is the brim, actually the back of the brim. All the details on Wednesday.

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FO Friday: Satisfaction

The Cowl is done! I am so pleased with it. The yarn is lovely and the pattern was a pleasure to knit. I can’t recommend both enough. The yarn is The Yarns Of Rhichard Devrieze Peppino in Meet The Parents. … Continue reading

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A Solution To Part Of The Problem

I have complained endlessly about my kitchen. I complain here and in real life. My kitchen is vintage 1948 with late 1990’s updates hold the dishwasher. When The Husband was on vacation, staycation really, I put him to work. I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Loopy Academy Project Number One

I had no problem deciding on a first project for Loopy Academy. I picked out Sandy (1 ball cowl). The cowl I made and wore last winter was the same sort of style so I knew I’d get plenty of … Continue reading

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Tuesday: Let’s Try This Again

Honestly I am crappy about getting back here when I say I will. I know this. It really isn’t my fault though I could try harder which is what I now intend to do. I miss having a place to … Continue reading

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