Category Archives: The Loopy Ewe

A Pleasant Surprise

I completed Vary The Gate just now. I’ll block it tomorrow. The pattern was a little thin on bind off instructions: BO loosely. That’s all it said so being lazy I googled easy loose bind off. I found a super … Continue reading

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Things I Never Learn

I forced myself to finish the bind off of the One & Done shawl. I’m not doing that particular version of picot bind off again. I know I’ve done a better one. This one was wonky when done. I should … Continue reading

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Border Action

I think I told you I ended up taking a chance and just carried on with the extra repeat. Well I pretty much held my breath the entire time I knit the border. I was afraid I’d run out of … Continue reading

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WIP Thursday: We Shall See

I went ahead and just continued on taking a chance by adding an extra repeat. The reason I was brave enough to do this was because I went looking at completed projects on Ravelry. There were enough projects with extra … Continue reading

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The Words, They Matter

Yes. A pitiful picture of the two projects I’m concentrating on. The blanket waits. Vary The Gate had a small issue I was able to correct without too much aggravation. After spending too much time working on One & Done … Continue reading

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With Myles For Scale

I have been guilting myself into knitting a few rows on Vary The Gate in the hope that I’ll complete the two projects for Loopy Academy TAG at the same time. There is a slight chance I nearly caught the … Continue reading

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A Quick Knitting Post

I’ve been knitting along on One & Done every moment I can. It’s one of those projects that begs you to knit another row, another repeat, another section. I really like a pattern like that. This is the reason I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: This And That

Yesterday I showed you the yellow shawl. Today I’ve got the other two projects, the One & Done shawl and the baby blanket. The blanket hasn’t had any attention for a few days but I plan to get back to … Continue reading

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The Other Project

Of course after casting on a new project I went right back to the old one I had on the needles. I had an hour outside of the house to knit today so I wanted something I was familiar with. … Continue reading

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Breaking My Own Rules

Yesterday I cast on a 4th project. I know 3 is my rule but for a couple of reasons it made sense at the time. I just couldn’t psych myself up to weave in the ends on the cowl. I … Continue reading

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