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FO Friday – Box of Spices

It’s bring and brag time because my beautiful shawl is finally off my blocking mat; that means I now have three me-made shawls, and my usual one can now have a breather. This was an interesting and straightforward knit. To recap, pattern is On the Spice Market by Melanie Berg, and yarn is Cascade 220 fingering in… Continue reading FO Friday – Box of Spices

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Box of Spices

Since I have only one knitted shawl for everyday use, (two actually, but one is in a state of disrepair, so, I’m thinking of re-purposing it if my volunteers agree to take on that job), I decided to cast on On The Spice Market by Melanie Berg, after several hours browsing patterns on Ravelry. It’s… Continue reading Box of Spices

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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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Side Attraction

This is actually a distraction, but a necessary one. I really need another pair of fingerless gloves because my current pair are tired and begging to be retired. They’ve had a lot of use since I knitted them about two years ago, because I wear them for at least seven months of the year. Though… Continue reading Side Attraction