Category Archives: Knitting

FO on Saturday

I finished my July Camp Loopy project just in the nick of time! It was a battle right to the end and just to make it extra exciting I tried a new to me bind off that I really ended … Continue reading

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In The Groove

I got lost for a few days. I’ve been knitting. Progress is being made. I’ve got a couple of handful of rows and then the final increase before I measure and finish up with the body and then do the … Continue reading

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Camp Loopy August Plan

I was taken by surprise earlier this week when The Loopy Ewe announced the requirement for August. This month is going by quicker than I thought. The requirement is to make showstopper project using at least 800 yards of yarn. … Continue reading

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Nose To The Grindstone

It’s only July 12th and I’m stressing myself out a bit. I keep thinking I’ve got to stay on top of my July project or July will be waning and I’ll be too far from done. I know, self imposed … Continue reading

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Project Update: Tuesday Edition

Derecho is going along swimmingly. I’ve done the short rows for the back of the neck and a couple of sets of increases. It’s been moved from the 16 inch needle to the 24 inch one. I can’t seem to … Continue reading

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July Camp Loopy

I’ve started Derecho, my July Camp Loopy project. It’s a top down short sleeve t-shirt. The yarn is Bamboo Pop by Universal Yarn in the brambles color. I played around with a swatch on Wednesday. My gauge was “close enough” … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: WIPS? What WIPS? Camp Loopy June FO Edition

I am happy and relieved to show my completed Monkey Socks. For a while there I considered throwing in the towel. My knitting mojo is low and my sock knitting mojo is even lower. The only thing that kept me … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday On Thursday: Determination

Some days I really struggle with a title. I like something to go next to the WIP title. I’m not satisfied with that one but it will do. Yes. I’ve been knitting. After yesterday’s discussion about character I realized that … Continue reading

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Tick Tock

The calendar tells me I better get moving on these socks or I won’t be finished by the end of the month. I know the second sock moves along quicker. I’ve got all the notes from the first sock written … Continue reading

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Camp Loopy July Project

The color in this photo is all wrong. Here is a link to a better photo of the color. The color is called brambles. Anyway, the July project for Camp Loopy was announced the other day so I picked a … Continue reading

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