Category Archives: Camp Loopy

FO On Sunday: Stockholm Slipover

I was going to wait and post tomorrow but I was too excited. I am both pleased and saddened to say I am done with my Stockholm Slipover. I was quite concerned as I dillydallied all month and really had … Continue reading

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A Quick Post About The Ribbing

Lessons! This pattern has taught me so many knitting lessons. They are different than other things I’ve been taught along the way. The ribbing you see above is the arm hole. In the instructions I read words put together that … Continue reading

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Old Dog, New Tricks

This will be a quick post because time is ticking and I am slow binding off. I watched a couple of YouTube videos on the Italian bind off and took some notes as I went along. I watched the video … Continue reading

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Ribbing & Bind Offs

I’ve reached the ribbing. It’s going fine. But I have questions and I figured the Blogville hive mind will have answers. I knit the vest on size 7 needles which coincidentally is what the designer used. When she got to … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: A Never ending Skein?

It’s hard to tell from that horrendous photo that I have finally reached the end of the third skein of yarn. I thought it would never end. Last night as I was yawning and furiously knitting I knew I’d have … Continue reading

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Vest Progress

I have been diligently knitting my fingers off and I have moved on to the third (of 4) skein of yarn. The instructions for the vest say to begin the ribbing when the length from cast on is 21 inches. … Continue reading

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Back At It

I missed posting yesterday. What I was struggling with was a migraine coupled with the barometric pressure and a general lack of sleep. My head was in a vice and throbbing. It’s been a while since I’ve had one of … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Perspective Edition

The albatross around my neck is exactly where it was when we last met. I’ve been feeling poorly. I have a headache (is it a migraine? Is it stress? Is it lack of sleep?Is it a brain tumor?) and don’t … Continue reading

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Morning Posting

I really prefer to write my blog post in the evening and schedule it to post just after midnight but life seems to be getting in the way. Or maybe it’s laziness or poor planning. Or maybe it’s just that … Continue reading

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Sorta Worried Sorta Not

As you can see I have made progress on the vest. I have finished both the front and back yokes and put them on one needle. I’m now working my way down from the underarms. I just added the second … Continue reading

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