Category Archives: yarn!

Resilience

Thank you for the prayers. By the end of yesterday some things had improved. We’ll all have to keep the Coronavirus situation in our prayers. That isn’t going to resolve itself in a day. Now, the knitting. I’d say I’m … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: I Swear There Is No Vodka In My Orange Juice Edition

Though based on the way my day has gone I should probably skip the OJ and just suck straight out of the vodka bottle. Alas I do not drink alcohol ever so I’m coping by knitting a sock. We all … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday On Tuesday

Look at that, I’m a day late but not a sock short. I’ve finished my latest pair and I must say I’m thrilled with them. The pattern is Slip It Simple Socks by Christine Long Derks. The yarn is Western … Continue reading

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Stash Diving

My stash is multi layers in multi bins. There is a real mix of really nice stuff I bought that’s too nice to knit (Sunshine sock yarn in Snape. If I knit it I won’t have it any more. Do … Continue reading

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Gauging My Crazy

Sorry for the dark photo. I waited too late to take the photo. I’ve completed the gusset decreases. I could have this sock done later today if I’m not distracted by other things. Unlikely since distractions seem likely. About the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Sock And Quiz Follow Up

Progress continues on the second sock. I’ve slacked the last couple of days. The weather has been spring-like so we’ve been out of the house during the afternoon when I would ordinarily get a few extra rows in. There is … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday

I have nearly finished the leg of the Slip It Simple Sock. There just weren’t enough hours to my Sunday to get those last 10 or so rows done. Sunday was for grocery shopping, banking, food prep, laundry and Pokemon … Continue reading

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