Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

I'm a wife, mother and knitter. Watch out for my pointy sticks.

Back To It

So last night, once I finally sat down to knit I was able to do 3 rows on Arachne. One of those rows was an increase row so the sweater is getting clumped up on the needle. I’ve got to … Continue reading

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To Do List

I’m a list maker. I keep a bunch of always running lists in the notes app on my phone. There are the grocery lists, shopping lists, meals I plan to make, chores that need to be done. I’ve even got … Continue reading

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FO On Sunday

The color of the yarn is wrong in the photo. I am pleased to report that I finished and blocked the shawl. For blocking I did minimal pinning and pulling. I want this to be a very casual scarf-type shawl. … Continue reading

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Where We Last Met

This is where I was when I put Arachne down to work on the shawl. When I pinned the shawl out yesterday I thought I’d get a couple of other things done and then work on Arachne. It didn’t happen. … Continue reading

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Binding Off

Sometimes the plan changes and the new plan works out better. The pattern called for a picot bind off which was the plan the entire time I was knitting the shawl. As I started the bind off I had second … Continue reading

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It’s A Wonder I’m Not A Felon

Marilee mentioned yesterday that Sarah is running a rainbow sock KAL in June for Pride month. Well I am way too easily influenced by others so I’m joining in. I went digging deep, way to the bottom of the stash, … Continue reading

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My Current Time Wasters

I was too tired last night to write and schedule a post like I usually do. I slept, or really didn’t, horribly Monday night so yesterday was a complete waste of a day. I didn’t knit a stitch which is … Continue reading

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