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WIP Wednesday- 28.11.18

This WIP Wednesday, I do have a new addition which I'll come to later. My Orkney cardigan is slowly, but surely nearing completion because I've finished the back and the two front panels, and have started on the first sleeve. The left panel went on smoothly, while I had to unravel the right several times. First… Continue reading WIP Wednesday- 28.11.18

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FO Friday – Carraig Fhada Vest

After different bouts with cold and flu in my household 🤒  🤧 , here’s a quick long-forgotten post on the finished vest. To recap: Yarn is Fleece Jacob DK in Brown Black (more dark chocolatey brown than black, I think) , Grey and Ecru, while the teal is Bluefaced Leceister DK; all by West Yorkshire Spinners. Jacob yarn is… Continue reading FO Friday – Carraig Fhada Vest

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FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Thanks to the sudden change to cooler weather, I was able to re-visit my woollen WIPs that had been on languishing on no-knitting island, and first to cross the finish line is my Carbeth cardigan. According to the pattern, the cardigan is intended to be wide, cropped, and hang bell-like from the shoulders; but being… Continue reading FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

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WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

Need I say more 🙂? The more I knit my Orkney cardigan, the more I love it, and it's turning out to be a really  exciting knit. I'd read Ravelry notes where several knitters knitted this in the round, and was very tempted to do same, but then I didn't want to spend time doing any… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’