Category Archives: The Loopy Ewe

WIP Wednesday: Now I Know Where I Am Edition

The photo probably looks a lot like the other day but I am nearly done with the second set of instructions. This is the upper back of the Stockholm Slipover. Next I start the front and once the top of … Continue reading

Posted in Apps, books, Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, WIP, WIPW, yarn! | 19 Comments

I’m Kind Of Confused

I finished the first set of instructions and got a measurement. I’m close but off. Not a huge amount. Close enough to keep going. Far enough away to awaken that nagging voice in my head that doubts. Next I start … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, this place, yarn! | 22 Comments

And So It Begins

I’m sure I must be one of the worst knitters as far as rule breaking is concerned. I pretty much never knit a gauge swatch unless I really think I’m going to run into trouble. I rarely read through a … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, Quirky Knitter, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 20 Comments

August Camp Loopy

I’ve got everything ready to go and I’ll be casting on my Stockholm Slipover today. I could have done a gauge swatch ahead of time but I didn’t. I’m thinking I’ll just cast on the size that I think will … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 13 Comments

FO On Wednesday: July Camp Loopy Project

In keeping with tradition, here is a lousy quality photo of my completed Syyslaulu shawl. One day I’ll get a good photo probably once I get a good nights sleep. I’m operating at a serious deficit today. The pattern is … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, FO, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 21 Comments

A Sneak Peek

The shawl is blocking! With it being in the 90’s but having the air conditioner running I don’t know how long it will take. Maybe it will be dry by the end of the day.

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 15 Comments

Let’s Talk About Lace

A certain dog with wet feet just walked across my shawl after I readied it for a photo. Anyway, when I think of soothing mindless knitting I often think of garter stitch. That’s probably why I enjoy knitting shawls with … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 24 Comments

WIP Wednesday: Thank You Edition

Thank you so much everyone for the help with the yarn over issue. The video link from HighlandHeffalump did the trick. The link is in yesterday’s comments. I’m really pleased with how even the holes came out. I was slightly … Continue reading

Posted in Blogville, Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 7 Comments

Lace & Yarn Overs

I’ve been knitting for a long time. My mother and my grandmother taught me. Neither of them took lessons and neither have I. Until YouTube I hadn’t actively searched out how things are done. I just did what I’d been … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, Knits, Knitting, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 21 Comments

Friday No FO

I’ve been diligent in my knitting. The shawl has been left sitting out so when I have a few minutes to sit down I do a row or two. This shawl has increases on one side so I added stitch … Continue reading

Posted in Camp Loopy, camploopy2020, dog, Knits, Knitting, Poodle, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 17 Comments