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Because it was only a whole Christmas late…but honestly, the delay was only due to the steeking and the zipper…there is a little bit of embarrassment mixed in with the pride! The knit was pretty easy, with some modifications. I … Continue reading

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Saturday morning

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socks in blue

I made these to wear with the folk dance outfit. I do not recommend knitting knee high socks, but the yarn was lovely. (And apparently now a discontinued colour, because I took two years to knit them!)

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nest building on a smaller scale

The sun is shining! The Logix on the basement is two blocks high! The sun is shining! June is a big month for us; being hopeful for an awful lot of progress on the house, it is so much better … Continue reading

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this didn’t do what I wanted it to

Just not good, people, not good at all. Oh, I know it looks just great. But…I’m going to have to do something that I’ve never done before, and that is to rip the sock back to “just yarn” and begin … Continue reading

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progress report week 22

Busy, busy week. If life was a cup, it would have spilled over long since! Over the weekend, (the wildly windy weekend!) Elena won gold with her softball team. It was a really good moment, to see the great sportsmanship, … Continue reading

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I am not an intuitive knitter. I’ve been thinking a bit about a post that Annie at Knitsofacto wrote recently. I was thinking about it, and while happy to have a hobby that I enjoy very much, I also realized … Continue reading

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