Category Archives: The Loopy Ewe

WIP Wednesday: Rambling On

Yesterday I talked about the cowl. Thank you so much for the compliments. I highly recommend the pattern for anyone who is interested. Mine is made with deep stash. It’s a great pattern for stash. Anyway, today I thought I’d … Continue reading

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This Post Brought To You By The Number Three

We are enjoying a Monday holiday today. I love a three day weekend. I spent the weekend catching up on things I don’t particularly like to do. There was cleaning-yuck! Then I spent time tinking back on the shawl. I … Continue reading

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Embracing The Pattern

When I knit a pattern, this one is a 4 row repeat where the odd numbered rows are the same and the even is slightly different but completely different than the odd, I often shorten it to a few words … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Much Better

I ripped out the start of the shawl and cast on with the next size needle. I was able to find a longer needle too which is much more comfortable. Part of the reason my stitches were so tight was … Continue reading

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So I Slept On It

And I still don’t know what to do. Over the weekend I cast on a new project for Loopy Academy TAG. As a reminder, when I ordered the yarn I knew I’d be doing three Casapinka patterns. This yarn, Leading … Continue reading

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FO On Saturday: Calling It Done Edition

Contrary to what I wanted to do (which was throw everything aside and cast on something new), I did buckle down and finish the Klickitat Street cowl yesterday. It turned out beautifully. I have to say it is one of … Continue reading

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Decisions: A Quiz

I don’t know how much different the cowl looks than the other day. I still have a couple more rows to finish the current section but it’s a long section so maybe there is a visible difference. There is a … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Hours Behind

So far my day has been nothing like id planned. I woke up with a headache. One of those blinding throbbing ones. I rolled over and went back to sleep for an hour. That took the edge off. The Excedrin … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Cowl

I completed another section of the cowl yesterday. I love the latest section. It was easy to knit but looks super fancy. The variegated yarn does all the heavy lifting. I haven’t knit a stitch on the baby blanket. Maybe … Continue reading

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When Things Go To Plan

It is so rare that I get to follow through when I plan a day of knitting. Normally stuff happens and the knitting gets pushing down the importance list. Yesterday that didn’t happen. I still had other things to deal … Continue reading

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