Category Archives: FO

FO On Wednesday: July Camp Loopy Project

In keeping with tradition, here is a lousy quality photo of my completed Syyslaulu shawl. One day I’ll get a good photo probably once I get a good nights sleep. I’m operating at a serious deficit today. The pattern is … Continue reading

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FO On Wednesday: Under The Wire Edition

I finished my Rainbow for Pride socks last night just after 10. To be honest I didn’t think I’d get them done but I forced myself to put off everything else to get them done. The yarn is White Birch … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Camp Loopy June 2020

I am pleased to say I finished my first Camp Loopy Project. I like to get the June project done as quickly as I can. That way I can carry the momentum into July and August when the yarn requirements … Continue reading

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FO On Sunday

The color of the yarn is wrong in the photo. I am pleased to report that I finished and blocked the shawl. For blocking I did minimal pinning and pulling. I want this to be a very casual scarf-type shawl. … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday On Tuesday

Look at that, I’m a day late but not a sock short. I’ve finished my latest pair and I must say I’m thrilled with them. The pattern is Slip It Simple Socks by Christine Long Derks. The yarn is Western … Continue reading

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FO Friday: There & Back Again Socks

My first project for Loopy Grad School is finally done. They turned out beautifully though I haven’t forgotten the angst they gave me. Oh colorwork why do I love the finished item but hate the work it takes to get … Continue reading

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FO On Monday: Firiel Shawl

The Firiel Shawl is done and blocked. I’m very pleased with the way it turned out. The pattern is designed by Lucy Hague. It’s a sideways garter stitch shawl with simple lace edge that is worked as the body of … Continue reading

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FO On Monday: A Gift Edition

I’m sure we’ve all had that conversation. You’re crafting in public and some well meaning person suggests that you could make a lot of money selling your items at the farmers market or on Etsy. Normally I’ll just chuckle and … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Fancy Edition

I am happy to say the Hedera socks are done. Now that they are finished I can say I really enjoyed knitting these socks. Normally I look for easy, plain, mindless patterns so this was a good bit out of … 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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