Category Archives: Quirky Knitter

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 24: Favorite Project You’ve Ever Made

This is by far the hardest of the topics. I have a lot of favorite projects but they’re favorites for different reasons.  Top Down Cardigan: This is the first adult size sweater that I knit and wore regularly. I wore … 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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March Snow

The storm started off pretty seriously. Lots of wind, the snow was blowing sideways. It was pretty impressive.  This is right about the time the snow changed to rain. We had maybe 6-8 inches of snow at that point. Shoveling … Continue reading

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