Category Archives: Camploopy2017

FO On Monday

Dayton is done! I am beyond thrilled with the way this sweater turned out. I knit the size 42 but played fast and loose with gauge. I didn’t knit a swatch people. None! I knew all along that could have … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Sleeves And Itches

The slog of the first sleeve of Dayton is done. I always feel like the first sleeve takes twice as long as the second one. All the decisions are made, decrease locations set, sleeve length decided on. I’ve got my … Continue reading

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Finally

Yesterday I started the ribbing for the bottom of Dayton, finally. I feel like the body took forever! I’m a little worried about being done (blocked and with ends woven and buttons attached) by the end of the month. I … Continue reading

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A Knitting Update

I’m still plugging along on Dayton and while I am making progress, it is slow. I didn’t knit much, maybe 10 rows, while we were away. I’ve been trying to make up for it the last couple of days. I … Continue reading

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Camp Update 

Things are going well at Camp Loopy this month. My project, Dayton, is going well and moving along fairly quickly. I’ve separated the stitches for the sleeves so the rows are much quicker now. I’m not as worried about the … Continue reading

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That Familiar Feeling 

I’ve been spending every free moment knitting Dayton. It’s going along pretty well but there are a few little teeny tiny things. They’re causing me to feel like I should rip it out and start again. I’m fighting the urge. … Continue reading

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Gray On Gray

So I started Dayton the other day. It was a rocky start. The sweater looks like a typical straight forward pullover but the pattern is a bit involved. And it makes me feel stupid.  It starts easy enough with casting … Continue reading

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