Category Archives: FO

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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FO On Tuesday: Cable Edition

I am thrilled to report that I finished my socks! What a great pattern. It’s so nice to find a pattern that is both fancy and easy to remember. So many fancy sock patterns require too much attention. I will … Continue reading

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FO On Sunday: Yup It’s Done!

The Fast Fade Cowl is finished! Boy did this get dragged out. Some projects are like that I suppose. It really is a mostly mindless knit which was perfect for between my Camp projects. But I should have had it … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Camp Loopy 2019 Complete

Every so often I read a book that is so good that I’m sad when I reach the end. I miss the characters and watching their story unfold. This shawl was just like that. Each and every stitch was a … Continue reading

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FO Thursday: Shawl Edition

The You’re Beautiful shawl is done! It dried so much quicker than I expected but being on a hot porch probably helped. It was difficult to find a spot to lay it out for a photo. It’s too hot to … Continue reading

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FO On Saturday: Camp Loopy 2019 June Project

The first project for Camp Loopy 2019 is done! I always worry about completing the projects in the month. It’s a totally doable amount of time but it still makes me stress. The pattern is Coral Tides by Anne Beady … Continue reading

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FO On Saturday: Shawl Edition

I finished and blocked the shawl. I got 4 rows and the bind off completed and still had a tiny bit of the ball remaining. Here is a close up of the yarn and design. The pattern is Knitshades Boomerang … Continue reading

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FO Friday: The What Next Edition

I placed the shawl on the blocking board yesterday morning thinking it would take 24 hours or so to dry. I was shocked to discover it completely dry at dinner time. I rushed our meal so I could get a … Continue reading

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