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Moving on to pink

I finished the grey cowl, and grabbed a ball of the same sequin yarn – in pink & white. It looks like a cupcake!

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Get your sparkle on

On the needles this week is a cowl, in a soft grey yarn that is sparkling with sequins. How fun! No pattern, just sections of stockinette broken up by a garter row. Simple seemed better for this yarn. 

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Adaptation

There have been some changes in our house, which necessitated the packing and storing of my craft room. I did, of course, make sure to keep a number of projects accessible (I’m not totally crazy), which has encouraged me to … Continue reading

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And so it begins

From the popping of cranberries to the final slice of pumpkin pie, I hope you have a very happy Thanksgiving. Gobble till you wobble!

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More tube

Getting there – at 8″ out of 10″. Pattern at https://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/tube-socks-for-kids 

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Totally tubular

Most of my yarn stash is, well, stashed away in order to make room for some houseguests, but I kept several things accessible – including a partial skein of Goth Socks yarn. A friend is knitting her kids tube socks … Continue reading

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Boot socks

I have several things in the “all done but the blocking” pile, but I did get these socks finished.  I like how they turned out!

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Money pit

Houses, man. They are expensive – even if your mortgage payments are reasonable because you bought the house before the market lost its mind, the ongoing maintenance is not insignificant. It’s these things that *almost* make me wish we were … Continue reading

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Learning something new

Brioche in the round! Had to search out a few videos for continental knitters, but I got the hang of it and am chugging along on a cowl. 

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On the edge

I have finished all four quadrants of my Hue Shift afghan, and picked up the first edge for the border! Very exciting, almost exciting enough to overturn my dread of black yarn. 

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