Category Archives: Knitting

Fiddlehead Mittens

I finally finished this beautiful pair of mittens last weekend and this week got to learn the semi-stressful process of felting.   The finished mittens were about 16 inches long.   I sent them through 2 full cycles of a hot water … Continue reading

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Quick Little Projects

Quick little projects are so good for the soul … instant gratification … A cheery new curtain for the kitchen: A close up of the fabric: Then I knitted this sweet little hedgehog for Mom! I used The Purl Bee’s pattern … Continue reading

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Knits and Purls

Remember this photo from Christmas time? Well, she is finished and blocked and officially worn out in public! This is the Adelaide Yoke Pullover from the book Vintage Modern Knits. The yarn I chose is:   Spud and Chloe beluga (grey) and moonlight … Continue reading

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Firsts:

 First #1:   My first knitted sweater!   This was the first time I have done cableing; overall not a difficult skill to learn, but there were a few frustrating moments related to counting the rows and cable too soon/too late and … Continue reading

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