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About nothingbutknit2

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

Myles

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Work It

I got to the lace portion of Hedera and ran into a wee problem. My first time knitting a repeat was a mess. It just looked messy. I knew I had to put on my big girl pants and work … Continue reading

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Decisions

Sometimes the hardest part of knitting is picking out a pattern. Because I’m doing Loopy Academy Grad School I have parameters I have to follow. There are three options: A project with a Fish Lips Kiss Heel A project by … Continue reading

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FO On Tuesday: Afterthoughts On The Fine* Socks

I buckled down over the long (but not long enough) weekend and completed the socks. As you can see I did the heels and toes red thanks to Salpal‘s suggestion. It makes them something special I think. The pattern is … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday

I’m jumping on the bandwagon! I’ve got three pair of socks in progress. Good grief! Two of these have been hanging around for months. I have one more pair to knit. That’s 4 pair I’d like to have done, soon. … Continue reading

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Multiple Injuries

No. Not an accident. Some sort of sock incident. One sock has a pull and the other a hole! I have no idea what happened. I can probably fix them both but what happened?

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Something New

When it came time to bind off the end of the sock tube I decided to have a look on YouTube for a loose bind off. I’ve tried quite a few and many seem to cause the ribbing to flare. … Continue reading

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