Monthly Archives: August 2016

Happy First Day of School

If I keep telling myself that maybe I will believe it. N was very excited that it’s the start of another school year. He went off happily enough to 8th grade. I hate seeing summer vacation come to an end … Continue reading

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The Whole Way Kicking And Screaming

As I have said before and I know I will say again: I love to knit socks! Taking yarn and bending it into something I can wear on my foot is endlessly fun for me. There are so many lovely … Continue reading

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Socks: For A Change Of Pace

In the spring I did another semester of Loopy Academy. It was the second semester of sophomore year to be exact. The requirement for this project was the use of twisted stitches. I decided to knit the Whatever sock pattern … Continue reading

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At Least My Neck Will Be Warm

So back in January The Loopy Ewe announced their Loopy’s Monthly Mixer where they’ll give a challenge idea every month and you can participate when you feel like it and there are no dates and no commitment. Of course I … Continue reading

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Camp Loopy=Shawls

The theme for this summers Camp Loopy was Pirates! I don’t know why for me that turned into all shawls all the time. I’m guessing my idea of pirates is Johnny Depp with a shawl? My first project for the … Continue reading

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Same Steps, Different Shawl

I’ve used lots of different yarns in my knitting life. I’ve said lots were my favorite. My July favorite was The Uncommon Thread Posh fingering I used for my Camp Loopy project. The pattern is Duane Park Triangle by Kirsten … Continue reading

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The Other Things I Wrestled

I was talking about how I had participated in the Ravellenics Games. I was part of the WIPs Wrestling event. During Camp Loopy and Loopy Academy I usually have a week or so after I complete the project for that … Continue reading

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