Category Archives: Quirky Knitter

Kefir Water Update

I’ve been experimenting on the kefir water and the results have been mixed but I’ve learned a lot. Above is the third batch, on the right cranberry made with 100% cranberry juice and on the left fresh Maine blueberry. The … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: From The Depths

Now that Camp Loopy is over I have to get back to the WIPs. I dug deep into the pile and pulled out the second evil stocking. This has been weighing on my mind all summer. Christmas is coming and … Continue reading

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Finally

Yesterday I started the ribbing for the bottom of Dayton, finally. I feel like the body took forever! I’m a little worried about being done (blocked and with ends woven and buttons attached) by the end of the month. I … Continue reading

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Camp Update 

Things are going well at Camp Loopy this month. My project, Dayton, is going well and moving along fairly quickly. I’ve separated the stitches for the sleeves so the rows are much quicker now. I’m not as worried about the … Continue reading

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That Familiar Feeling 

I’ve been spending every free moment knitting Dayton. It’s going along pretty well but there are a few little teeny tiny things. They’re causing me to feel like I should rip it out and start again. I’m fighting the urge. … Continue reading

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Great Progress

I was making great progress on Trillian before the calendar turned to August and Camp Loopy called. Trillian is a fantastic pattern. It’s easy to remember so there is no checking back with the pattern to see what’s next for … Continue reading

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Blocking Day

Anyone who has soaked red yarn knows the high probability of “blood in the water” when you’re preparing to block. I know it’s going to happen. I planned ahead for it to happen, gray as the paired color for stripes … Continue reading

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