Category Archives: Naknicromo

Naknicromo Day 21: Share Your Progress

I am both pleased and sad to say that there are only ten more days of Naknicromo. Pleased because I have posted every day and it has really helped having a prompt for the days when I had nothing to … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 20: Tips and Tricks

I’m going to stretch this a little bit. My tip has to do with finding more knitting time. I have tried to gather up my lost minutes and use them to knit. I spend a lot of time waiting and … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 19: More Yarn? Or Less?

I’m afraid I can’t tap dance around this topic. Of course my answer is more, always more. Never ever less.  This weekend is the local yarn crawl. It ran from Thursday through today. I visited two shops on Thursday and … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 18: Technique I Want To Master

The technique I’d like to master is knitting a sweater to fit me correctly. I’ve knit a fair number of sweaters for myself. To me sweater knitting is the peak of knitting mastery. I want to be able to see … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 17:Dream Tools

This is pretty easy. There are two things I’d kind of like to get, maybe, though I probably won’t even if I could. The first thing is a spinning wheel. I love the idea of spinning. I’ve got a couple … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 16: Dream Project 

This post should be easy to write/plan but it hasn’t been. I really do knit what I want when I want so I feel like there really isn’t a dream project per say. I try to choose projects that go … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 15: Dream Yarn Storage

I am currently pretty happy with the way I store my yarn. In my fantasy knitting life I would have a large third floor on my house. The space would be open and bright (this is a fantasy remember.). The … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 14: Share Your Progress

I am thrilled to say I have completed the color work section on the leg. Now I just have my pleasant knitting and that tiny bit of color work on the foot. It appears (knock wood) that completing my goal … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 13: Favorite Tool of the Trade

See those shiny double pointed needles. They are my most favorite, most used knitting tool. I’m sure that sounds crazy to some but we, my size 1 1/2 Skacel metal dpns have spent many hours together knitting socks. There were … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 12: Share Your Stash

Most people would show the yarn, I’ve done that in the past. I list much* of my stash on Ravelry and normally do a post for the blog when I buy new yarn.  I thought I’d go a different way. … Continue reading

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