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As promised on Sunday, I’m back to tell you a bit about what I’ve been learning on Craftsy. First of all, I should tell you that about a year ago, Craftsy opened things up for selling knitting patterns. I tried … Continue reading

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Slow and steady

I’ve got a few knitting projects on the go and I just need to keep plugging away to get them finished. I have found some normal ways to procrastinate (spinning, housework…) and some slightly more insane ways to procrastinate. For … Continue reading

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Saturday spinning update: more Shetland

All I managed to get done this week in spinning is to finish and ply the Shetland I started last week, but I love it. It’s Submerge from Southern Cross Fibre. I chain plied it as planned to keep the … Continue reading

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More double knitting

I’ve been busily preparing to teach a double knit hat course at my LYS (this Saturday & next Saturday). I’ve got a swatch prepared and multiple samples to show, but I wanted a new pattern that would be a little … Continue reading

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Manhattan Bridge

I do have a love of Art Deco architecture and that extends to bridges.¬†When my husband was watching past seasons of Rescue Me I used to watch the introduction just for the fantastic shot of the Manhattan Bridge. I love … Continue reading

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Even more inspiration

I like e-books, really I do, but there’s still something wonderful about having a real book in your hands. I ordered Extreme Double-Knitting by Alasdair Post-Quinn (from Cooperative Press) a while back. I’ve had the e-book for a while, but … Continue reading

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A finished object!

Today, I have a new finished object. It’s also the most recently started object, but at least it’s already done. Yes, it’s another Weeping Willow hat, this time for my husband (although I can wear it if he decides he … Continue reading

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Hey there. The last 7 days have disappeared in a big whoosh. We had our May long weekend and a bit of nice weather sandwiched between days and days of rain, and we made the most of it. I even … Continue reading

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