Category Archives: Loopy Academy TAG

Yesterday Was For Knitting

We spent a lot of yesterday just sitting around. I made the best of my sitting by knitting at the same time. I spent two hours working on Vary the Gate. That added nearly a dozen rows. Then after dinner … Continue reading

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With Myles For Scale

I have been guilting myself into knitting a few rows on Vary The Gate in the hope that I’ll complete the two projects for Loopy Academy TAG at the same time. There is a slight chance I nearly caught the … Continue reading

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A Quick Knitting Post

I’ve been knitting along on One & Done every moment I can. It’s one of those projects that begs you to knit another row, another repeat, another section. I really like a pattern like that. This is the reason I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: This And That

Yesterday I showed you the yellow shawl. Today I’ve got the other two projects, the One & Done shawl and the baby blanket. The blanket hasn’t had any attention for a few days but I plan to get back to … Continue reading

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The Other Project

Of course after casting on a new project I went right back to the old one I had on the needles. I had an hour outside of the house to knit today so I wanted something I was familiar with. … Continue reading

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Breaking My Own Rules

Yesterday I cast on a 4th project. I know 3 is my rule but for a couple of reasons it made sense at the time. I just couldn’t psych myself up to weave in the ends on the cowl. I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Rambling On

Yesterday I talked about the cowl. Thank you so much for the compliments. I highly recommend the pattern for anyone who is interested. Mine is made with deep stash. It’s a great pattern for stash. Anyway, today I thought I’d … Continue reading

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This Post Brought To You By The Number Three

We are enjoying a Monday holiday today. I love a three day weekend. I spent the weekend catching up on things I don’t particularly like to do. There was cleaning-yuck! Then I spent time tinking back on the shawl. I … Continue reading

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Embracing The Pattern

When I knit a pattern, this one is a 4 row repeat where the odd numbered rows are the same and the even is slightly different but completely different than the odd, I often shorten it to a few words … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Much Better

I ripped out the start of the shawl and cast on with the next size needle. I was able to find a longer needle too which is much more comfortable. Part of the reason my stitches were so tight was … Continue reading

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