Tag Archives: Poppy Field Shawl

My knitting year in review

This year was a fun and productive one for my knitting. Selling the house & moving in the middle of the year put a little added pressure on meeting my deadlines, but it all worked out. First I came out … Continue reading

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In which I share how I lost my mind

Well, not really. Some folks may recall that I knit an intarsia version of my Poppy Field Shawl and wore it to Rhinebeck. The original shawl was designed to be a simple and easy knit: Then I decided to try … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck preparation!

One of the things I’ve been doing since I stopped working is more walking outside. Once I’ve walked the kids to school, there I am, outside, dressed, and ready to go. The new house is in a neighbourhood, but on … Continue reading

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Poppies – due today

I feel like I’m having a bad homework week. First we got another note back from Z’s teacher reminding us that homework is due on Tuesday, and now it’s Friday, the last day of September, and I’m supposed to have … Continue reading

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Poppies are coming!

I know I’ve been pretty quiet lately, but that’s because I’ve been busy knitting. I’m happy to report that my very large Poppy Field shawl is finally off the needles and blocking. I knit it with Ottawa from Hand Maiden, … Continue reading

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