Category Archives: Knitting

1/20/2018

Knitting Update: The sock continues. I’ve knit the heel flap, turned the heel and just started the gusset decreases. The cowl hasn’t been touched. Life Update: Today is N’s birthday. I can’t believe he’s 15 years old. The time has … Continue reading

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First Yarn Purchase Of 2018

Last week H mentioned that she wanted to get some conductive gloves for using her phone outside in the cold. I suggested she look into conductive thread. I’d read about it on Ravelry and thought it would be easy enough … Continue reading

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The Ravellenic Games 2018

This is a little PSA (public service announcement). Are you familiar with the Ravellenic Games? They are an event that runs concurrently with the Olympics on Ravelry. There are multiple events for knitters/crochetists/spinners to participate in. You may join with … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Chatter Edition

I’ve been dividing my time between the cowl and the socks. I added 5 more rows to the cowl. It looks pretty much the same as yesterday so I didn’t bother with a photo. I just measured the leg of … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tea Talk & Cowl Update

I want to drink tea. I don’t drink coffee*. I want to be a tea drinker but it isn’t working. The other day I bought some green tea. It’s supposed to be full of health benefits. What am I doing … Continue reading

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That New Sock

Yesterday I cast on a new sock and did a few repeats. It’s a fairly plain sock on very plain yarn but I think they’ll work well together. The pattern is Winters Frost by Olivia Villarreal. The yarn is Cascade … Continue reading

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FO On Sunday: Sock Edition

I am happy to say I finished my socks yesterday. For some reason once I get the second heel done I have to finish the socks ASAP. It’s just another kooky quirk in my brain. This is the pattern I … Continue reading

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