Category Archives: FO

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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FO on Saturday

Yesterday I blocked the Geology Shawl. It was a lovely sunny, warm beautiful spring day. Then the humidity rolled in. The shawl dried quickly, mostly. Today it feels damp-ish. I may have made the points a lot less rounded than … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Finally Finished

I finally finished the Garter Rib Baby Blanket. It’s been done for a couple of weeks but not blocked. It’s not blocked now but I figured I better show it to you before I forget. I’ll block it eventually. This … Continue reading

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