Category Archives: Quirky Knitter

Decisions: A Quiz

I don’t know how much different the cowl looks than the other day. I still have a couple more rows to finish the current section but it’s a long section so maybe there is a visible difference. There is a … Continue reading

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My Brain On Saturday

My brain is full of yarn and cowls and patterns and colors. It’s a great way to start the weekend. At the top is the Klickitat Street Cowl. I completed another part of the pattern. This one has an overload … Continue reading

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Them’s The Rules

That’s kind of a tough to see photo. We’ll have to make do. I would really like to do the mystery cowl KAL I told you about the other day but I want to use stash yarn. I have an … Continue reading

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I Think I’m Lost

In an effort to be more economical I’ve stopped printed out the patterns that I’m working on. Doing that uses so much paper and ink. So I’ve been using the notes app in my phone to keep track of where … Continue reading

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Needle Business

The baby blanket is moving along nicely. If you noticed the earlier photos I was using 14” metal straight needles. It was really fine at the beginning but once there was a fair amount of weight on the needles my … Continue reading

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FO On Sunday: Stockholm Slipover

I was going to wait and post tomorrow but I was too excited. I am both pleased and saddened to say I am done with my Stockholm Slipover. I was quite concerned as I dillydallied all month and really had … Continue reading

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Sorta Worried Sorta Not

As you can see I have made progress on the vest. I have finished both the front and back yokes and put them on one needle. I’m now working my way down from the underarms. I just added the second … Continue reading

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Quirky Q & A

It’s been ages since we’ve done a Q&A. It’s time to see who else out there is quirky like me. The bird in photo is a decoration my mother received from a friend as a thank you for caring for … Continue reading

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And So It Begins

I’m sure I must be one of the worst knitters as far as rule breaking is concerned. I pretty much never knit a gauge swatch unless I really think I’m going to run into trouble. I rarely read through a … Continue reading

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My Own Self-Created Stress

Timing is not my strong suit. I tend to think I have way more time than I actually do. I’ll be paying the price for that over the next few months. I’m making pretty good progress on the shawl. I’m … Continue reading

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