Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

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

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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Some Days…

Some days it’s hardly worth getting out of bed. That would be my yesterday. Our governor released his 4 part plan to reopen our state. Each part could be spaced 3 or more weeks apart. My brain tells me we … Continue reading

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3 More Rows

Probably 3 more rows. Or maybe 5. I’m going to say 3. It makes me feel like I’ve got this done. It wasn’t a productive knitting weekend. I spent time walking, watching TV and playing Pokemon Go. That wasn’t all. … Continue reading

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Camp Loopy 2020

My Camp Loopy Box of Fun arrived yesterday and I couldn’t be happier. The yarn is Leading Men Fiber Arts show stopper in yarn hoarder. I’ve never used this yarn before but it seems lovely. I am planning to knit … Continue reading

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