Category Archives: knitting

in dutiful documentation

And voilĂ , the Hazelhurst! I used to be the type of knitter that finished a project before starting another one. I sort of lost that along the way, and the time between start and finish of certain projects was getting … Continue reading

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it’s done and I am happy

My fingernails are painted the most beautiful shade of candy-apple red. This colour is my latest addiction, which I discovered while trying to finish Sonja’s scarf in time for my self-imposed April 1st deadline. I was getting tired of that … Continue reading

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mittens in March

February is usually the month that flies by, and then I face March, wondering where the time went, and why all my glorious plans have not been accomplished. But this time it was different, oh yes; this time I was … Continue reading

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creative differences

My husband supports my knitting hobby. In fact, he supports my hobby so much that I found wool, and a large mens sock pattern in my stocking for Christmas. But…see all the pretty knitting in the picture? That is what … Continue reading

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happiness is an Icelandic sweater

I love it! (I also love Instagram for the blurry edges!) The pattern is from Lopi 28 knitting book. I can’t tell you how much I like knitting the colourwork portion of Icelandic sweaters. The stitch repeat on each row … Continue reading

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the lastest day

It’s a gift; like the last gift of 2012, and boy oh boy…this one should not have been as challenging as it was. I couldn’t figure out if I was just stupid, or the pattern had it in for me. … Continue reading

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inheritance

There are a few things on my to-do list that are over due, but I crossed through three today. The other three tasks I have set myself today include bathroom, backyard, and knitting at least one more of those church-requested … Continue reading

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