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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

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The Tortoise and the Hare

I’m back from a hiatus due to illness and want to share with you my not so latest cast on. Hope you’re all having a good weekend. I cast this on immediately Cables, came off my needles (weeks ago actually) and it promises some interesting techniques like steeking and Vikkel braid (is this the same as… Continue reading The Tortoise and the Hare

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Cascade Slipover Update

Here's where I'm at with my son's Cascade Pacific Fair Isle Vest pattern I mentioned in this post. I’m following the instructions for construction, but using motifs from my ‘150 Scandinavian Knitting Designs’ book. To make it look less amateurish, I alternated the motifs on each subsequent row, and added opposing 'arrows' which is in… Continue reading Cascade Slipover Update