Category Archives: WIP

WIP Wednesday: Which To Knit Edition

I’ve been doing a pretty good job of dividing my time between the cowl and the baby blanket. As you can see both have grown a bit. I’m finding myself knitting one and thinking about switching to the other pretty … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Plans!

I’ve only knit a couple of rows since you last saw the baby blanket. Honestly knitting a baby blanket on a humid day is not fun. I’ve been doing other things. The Loopy Ewe announced their fall Loopy Academy. I’ve … Continue reading

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Needle Business

The baby blanket is moving along nicely. If you noticed the earlier photos I was using 14” metal straight needles. It was really fine at the beginning but once there was a fair amount of weight on the needles my … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Not Much

Thank you for all the input yesterday. I have decided to put the Arachne yoke aside. I think I’m done with it but I’m leaving the door open just in case I’m not. I have a full bag of the … Continue reading

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Arachne Update: Difficult Truths

I took this photo after completing the 22 row of the chart. I knit 1 row watching TV and had to put it down to assess. I need advice and I want brutally honest advice (but only about this project. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: A Never ending Skein?

It’s hard to tell from that horrendous photo that I have finally reached the end of the third skein of yarn. I thought it would never end. Last night as I was yawning and furiously knitting I knew I’d have … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Perspective Edition

The albatross around my neck is exactly where it was when we last met. I’ve been feeling poorly. I have a headache (is it a migraine? Is it stress? Is it lack of sleep?Is it a brain tumor?) and don’t … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Why, Just Why?

As I’m sure you can tell I’m still working in reverse. Why is tinking so much slower than knitting? I’d be tempted to just whip the needle out and rip back if I wasn’t carefully counting the rows so that … Continue reading

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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

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WIP Wednesday: On Track For Now

The photos are getting worse for sure. I stayed up a little later than I should have to get that first skein of yarn completed. That’s 400 yards done and the new ball of yarn attached. I’ve got 150 stitches … Continue reading

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