Category Archives: Knits

With Mostly Full Confidence

I know this doesn’t look like much. And it surely doesn’t look like a sock. But it will be eventually, I hope. Over the weekend when I wasn’t distracting myself from the craziness that is the news and the togetherness … Continue reading

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A Little Knitting, A Bit Of Life

I know this photo looks like yesterday but it’s not the same photo. I was unhappy with the holes so I ripped out what I had done and did some research. As I suspected there were a number of people … Continue reading

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Resilience

Thank you for the prayers. By the end of yesterday some things had improved. We’ll all have to keep the Coronavirus situation in our prayers. That isn’t going to resolve itself in a day. Now, the knitting. I’d say I’m … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: I Swear There Is No Vodka In My Orange Juice Edition

Though based on the way my day has gone I should probably skip the OJ and just suck straight out of the vodka bottle. Alas I do not drink alcohol ever so I’m coping by knitting a sock. We all … 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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Stash Diving

My stash is multi layers in multi bins. There is a real mix of really nice stuff I bought that’s too nice to knit (Sunshine sock yarn in Snape. If I knit it I won’t have it any more. Do … Continue reading

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Gauging My Crazy

Sorry for the dark photo. I waited too late to take the photo. I’ve completed the gusset decreases. I could have this sock done later today if I’m not distracted by other things. Unlikely since distractions seem likely. About the … Continue reading

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