Monthly Archives: December 2014

The end draweth nigh

Not quoting scripture, remarking on this being the next-to-last day of the year. It’s been a busy one! In my line of work, I don’t get much of a chance to relax during the holidays – but we did sneak away … Continue reading

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Jeck socks, and more

It seems I’ve gotten into a finish-it-up phase, which is good because more often I get into a start-all-the-things phase and then run out of needles and project bags… Anyway, I knocked out another FO: Jeck socks for the Mr. … Continue reading

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And then there were two

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Happy Holidays!

Just pausing for a minute to say that while I’m still working on the striped socks (and the green stocking), I don’t have new pictures of those to share — but I wanted to wish everyone a peaceful season, whatever … Continue reading

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Of socks & stockings

My striped socks are ready for heels! And last night I made good progress on a Christmas stocking. It looks like I may actually get this done in time. Knock wood.

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Sock progress

About halfway up the feet now.

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Something new

With the Christmas knitting pressure off, I didn’t waste any time in casting on a new project – socks! I know, such a shocker… This time in a self-striping sock yarn (Patons Kroy), in plain stockinette. It’s crazy-busy for me at work … Continue reading

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All done!

The blue infinity scarf is done and blocking. And with that, I’m officially finished with my planned Christmas gift knitting. Hooray!

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Temperature Scarf

Two months in to the Temperature Scarf now – just a wee bit over 16%. The first five days of December were quite erratic, with temps jumping all over a fifteen degree spread. Makes for more colorful stripes. The scarf measures … Continue reading

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1, 2, 3

I’m on a hat roll. Clockwise, starting from the top: No-Swatch Top-Down hat, knit to be slightly slouchy, in scrap balls of Cascade 220 and another wool for which I do not have the label; another No-Swatch Top-Down hat, in … Continue reading

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