Category Archives: Knitting

You Win Some

The rain got particularly heavy last evening. Heavy enough that the first outside lacrosse practice of the season was postponed to Saturday. The weather report for Saturday is rain. The first game is Sunday and the coach hopes the kids … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 29: Any Other Crafts? 

Currently I am a one craft kind of person. Maybe I just like my crafts one at a time. I don’t really need a diversion from my diversion.  I got pretty heavily into Counted Cross Stitch for a while there.  … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 28: Share Your Progress

After casting on the new socks in the new yarn and getting my portable knitting ready for the week, I went back to the Hug vest.  I can’t remember the last time I showed this. It may have been February. … Continue reading

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LIFO*

This is going to be one of those weeks. I’ll be spending a lot of time in the car, waiting. I’ll be picking up at school 5 days this week. Plus there will be two lacrosse practices and CCD pick … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 27: One WIP or many

This is going to sound crazy but I do have a perfect number of WIPs for me. What is that number? Three. Yes, 3. I like to have a big project that is easy to knit but probably too big … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 26: Projectless Yarn You’ve Held On To

I have a moderate sized yarn stash. I don’t think I have more than I could knit in my lifetime. There are quite a few skeins that have been there for a while. Sometimes they sit because I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 25: Favorite Yarn to Work With

I think every yarn has its place be it scratchy wool, super soft alpaca or stiff unforgiving cotton. Even eyelash yarn has its place. Can you tell I’m not a fan. But I have used it to knit hats for … Continue reading

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