Category Archives: Knits

Ramp Up To Camp My Latest Distraction

Ramp Up To Camp is a KAL being run on Ravelry in the Loopy Groupy forum. I’ve participated in Camp Loopy, a virtual camp for the past 7 summers. It’s a great way to get some projects knit during the … Continue reading

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Confession: I Am A Hoarder

I had to go looking for some yarn today and while I was there I looked for a pattern. See the small plastic tubs on the left. Those contain patterns, knitting books and needles. The big plastic tubs on the … Continue reading

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Arachne KAL Update #3

If you compare this photo with the one I posted last week you’ll assume I’m a big slacker who spent the week slaking. But what you can’t see is the fact that I discovered a mistake (a spider web can’t … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: On Target

My brain is tired. My sleep is off again. I had 3 hours Monday night and the night before. We didn’t get a walk because of the weather on Monday. Yesterday I made sure I got a good one so … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday: No WIP

I’m not currently working on any socks. I’ve got a couple that have slid into UFO status. I’ll get back to them eventually. I thought I’d take a few minutes today to suggest a few sock patterns that I really … Continue reading

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Blogville Knitters Challenge

Alissa posted a challenge for Blogville: Where is your favorite place to knit? I’ve knit a lot of places. Some really nice like the ocean front condo my parents rented for a few winters when H was little or the … Continue reading

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Arachne KAL Update #2

I found the needle I was looking for, moved the stitches and did a couple of rows. So far I’m pleased with how it’s coming along. I’m hoping for an oversized sweater. I tend to knit things more fitted than … Continue reading

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