Category Archives: camploopy2014

FO Friday: What Was I Saying?

Oh yeah, I said I’d be back. Sorry to have neglected to return sooner. Things have been wild. The Husband has been working basically double shifts for the past three-four weeks. It seemed like a break when he only had … Continue reading

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FO On Monday: Quick & Dirty

The Little Cable Knee Highs are done. The yarn is Sweet Georgia Yarns tough sock in riptide. I used size 1 1/2 US needles adjusting the pattern to 64sts for foot and ankle and then followed the pattern for the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Must-Knit-Faster

Or I will not have this pair done by the end of the month. I always thought knee socks were just long regular socks. They aren’t. They are like knitting two pair of socks! I knit for hours and then … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: On Not Leaving Well Enough Alone

Yesterday I spent a couple of hours reading over the pattern, knitting and tinking. Of course I have changed things because I know what I like/want and will get there one way or another.  First I changed the needle size … Continue reading

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On Your Mark, Get Set…

Yarn: Sweet Georgia tough love sock in Riptide Pattern: Little Cable Knee Highs by Purl Soho

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FO Friday: Surfing

I am so pleased to say that I have completed my first Camp Loopy project! The pattern is Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. The yarn is Biscotte & Cie in Paturage purchased as a kit from The Loopy Ewe. I … Continue reading

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Highlights Of The Week

After years of waiting patiently for the Clematis to look like it’s thriving, we are finally there. The plant is covered in blooms with many buds. I am so pleased. It makes me smile every time I look at it. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: When Things Work

I have a tendency to just jump into a project without giving much thought to all the details like timeframe, how busy things are in my day to day or how taxing the pattern will be on my brain. Honestly, … Continue reading

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Testing 1, 2, 3

Is this thing on? I have downloaded the WordPress app hoping I will be able to use it to blog from my phone. This could be a great success or a dismal failure. Technology and I have a tenuous relationship. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Camp Edition

I have chucked aside all the other projects I was working on to concentrate on my Camp Loopy socks. The pattern is Stitch Surfer by Louise Robert. The yarn is a Biscotte & Cie stitch surfer kit in Paturage.  I have … Continue reading

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