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Steeking Finally

I . AM . FINALLY . KNITTING . THE . STEEK, YAY! I’ve been really good, what with knitting only this jumper for the past two weeks, and finally got to the steeking part. It’s so exciting, and I feel like a two-year old who just got a really special treat. I’ve done about 3”… Continue reading Steeking Finally

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My intention this year is to knit as possible to knit from stash, so when I saw this gorgeous Melanie Berg’s “On the Spice Market” shawl pattern on Ravelry weeks ago, I tried very hard to see if I could knit it from stash, all to no avail. The shawl I wear mostly in winter… Continue reading Stash?quisition

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Finished Handwarmers

Here's my pair of handwarmers. I finished the first so quickly that I immediately cast on the other to avoid second-glove syndrome 🙂. My cable and lace repeats were 12 in all instead of 10, and this is only because I was watching the Speed Skating event of the Winter Olympics and got distracted. I… Continue reading Finished Handwarmers

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No Progress Thursday

I seem to be taking one step forward and two steps back as far as this top is concerned. In fact, I had knitted two sets of the repeats (about 6 inches from the Vikkel braids) and was about to progress to the shaping of the bust when I tried it on again, and found… Continue reading No Progress Thursday