Monthly Archives: November 2016

Addictive Knitting

Some projects have that addictive quality for me. Monkey socks is a huge one. I have to keep knitting those row after row after row until the end is reached and I’m kitchnering the toes with no memory of knitting … Continue reading

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Rotating WIPs

Some days I’m pretty sure I’m a little crazy. Other days I know I am. Over the long Thankgiving weekend between cooking, serving, eating and cleaning up I was knitting and watching Netflix, a knitters best friend. I tried different … Continue reading

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The Ignored WIP

The Knotty Gloves. Remember those? They have been languishing in my knitting bag for weeks, ignored and unloved. It’s the fingers. They’re fiddly and I am not a fan of fiddly at the moment. I had to come up with … Continue reading

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Perfection

Sourdough bread toasted with butter, binge watching Happy Valley and knitting. I hope you’re enjoying your Sunday.

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Much Better I Think

Now that I see the photo I think it’s of the wrong side. Oh well. I think this yarn is a better choice. It is just a hair thicker than the other one. But the biggest improvement is the color. … Continue reading

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A Crappy Knitting Day

Don’t you just hate those days when your knitting just isn’t working out. I’ve spent my last two knitting evenings working equally on Milo and the Sweet Summer Shawl. Currently I’m not happy with either one. I made a wee … Continue reading

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Thankfulness Thursday

Here in the US it’s Thanksgiving. We set aside today to show thankfulness, eat turkey and watch football, the odd game with the oval ball. I am thankful for all the usual things: family, friends, freedom… Lets do something a … Continue reading

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