Category Archives: Quirky Knitter

Super Duper Slow

The top is 30 minutes of picot bind off. To say it’s slow is an understatement. I’m afraid it’s going to take as long to bind off as it did to knit the entire shawl. Maybe I’ll speed up a … Continue reading

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Wild Weighing And Worry

I had reached the last garter stitch section of the shawl Thursday so I weighed the remaining yarn to be sure I was both on track with my daily goal and that I *thought* I had enough yarn. I’m planning … Continue reading

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Brain Strain

This shawl is not going to be particularly photogenic while in progress. I realized as I was counting repeatedly out loud while knitting that I have been a really lazy knitter of late. All my projects have required measuring or … Continue reading

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Auditioning A Needle Size

When my July project yarn arrived I had a teeny tiny moment of panic. It is a super light fingering weight. I’ve used lace weight that is thicker than this. I thought I better try out the recommended needle size … Continue reading

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Make Up Knitting

Remember when you were in school and you missed a day you had to do make up work. Well I spent a good chunk of yesterday doing make up knitting. I guess I knit 6-8 rows. Don’t be fooled, there … Continue reading

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The Things You See

I think I can finally say I’ve seen everything when it comes to picking H up at the subway station the last couple of weeks. First we had the woman asking men to take photos of her car with her … Continue reading

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Ack!

That’s supposed to be a photo of the Emily vest but it’s still quite wet sitting on the blocking board. Maybe it will be dry later today. I can’t believe we just had the first ice cream of the season … Continue reading

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