Category Archives: Ravelry

Peer Pressure

Yesterday Marilee mentioned starting the Arachne KAL on Saturday. That got me thinking that I better get moving on my sock! So I spent yesterday finishing the foot and toe. Today I’ll get going on the leg. I won’t be … Continue reading

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Dear Blog June 1, 2019

The first day of Camp has been very stressful. In the morning I cast on the first pattern I had picked out. It looked a mess so I ripped it out and tried again. I didn’t have it worked out … Continue reading

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Solo Sock

I still haven’t started another project so it’s just me and the sock. During our time together I’ve finished the gusset decreases and I’ve started working my way down the foot. I’ve also spent plenty of time looking at patterns … Continue reading

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FO Friday: The What Next Edition

I placed the shawl on the blocking board yesterday morning thinking it would take 24 hours or so to dry. I was shocked to discover it completely dry at dinner time. I rushed our meal so I could get a … Continue reading

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Sock Knitting Is Perfect For Indecision

I didn’t find time to block the shawl yesterday. I’m hoping today will present me with the time. So to fill my need to knit I pulled out the dragon fruit sock and started in on the heel. I managed … Continue reading

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Pattern Alert For Saturday

I lost a bit of time yesterday falling down the rabbit hole that is Ravelry. Here are a few patterns that caught my attention. When Skies Are Grey by Kalurah Hudson. A lovely lace and cable shawl with fringe (or … Continue reading

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On Perusing Patterns

One of my favorite things about looking at patterns on Ravelry is how there are so many ways to sort them. One of my favorite ways to look at them is to go to the pattern page and click “view … Continue reading

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Sock Hockey Progress

The Ravellenic sock event is called Sock Hockey and it is my event for the games. I cast on Friday afternoon and got one row done before it was time to do my usual pick up run and fix dinner. … Continue reading

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A Few Things

First, I completed the heel of sock number two. Now that I’m 3/4ths done with the pair I’m sure I’ll just knit this until they’re finished. I can’t help myself when I get to this point. I haven’t touch the … Continue reading

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My Brand Of Crazy

If you’ve read my blog for more than a week you know I’m a big planner. I love, nothing more than picking out patterns, choosing yarn and writing out my plan. Ravelry has added a new tab to our project … Continue reading

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