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Mad Hatter

This is one colorful hat! The brim gets folded and sewn. Wonderland Yarns; there’s enough yarn for matching mitts.

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Happy New Year

2016 is here! I feel like it’s going to be a good year. Except I’m starting it with a head cold. Ah, well. More days off equal primo fiber time; for FO Friday I hereby present: Pretty Thing cowl, in … Continue reading

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Now with antlers

An Antler Hat is on the needles, in school bus yellow this time – but it’s turning out a little too small for the recipient I had in mind, so I’ll be making yet another (larger) one right after this … Continue reading

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Block-o-rama

The stack of projects in the Finishing Pile was getting a tad tall, so I spent a little time weaving in ends and blocking a bunch of stuff. I think I showed progress pics of most of these, but here’s … Continue reading

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Antler Hat

One-day project! Knit in Donegal Tweed. Quite warm, I hope it’s a cold winter.

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Rainy Halloween

After running some errands, I think today is a good day to cast on a cozy hat. Let the wind blow! Let the rain fly! I do hope it doesn’t keep the trick-or-treaters away, though; we have a lot of … Continue reading

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Small projects are awesome

There is such a satisfying feeling in small projects – how you can pick out the yarn and cast on a hat, knit during a few commutes, and within a few days have a completed project. This picture was taken … Continue reading

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There’s a rainbow on my head

I spun this up ages ago. A couple years, probably, though I can’t find it in my Flickr account to verify. It’s Dicentra Designs and I just could not walk away from the rainbow cheerfulness. It’s been my eye-candy on … Continue reading

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Colorwork – real and cheater

I jumped right into another pair of socks when I finished the striped ones. This is really old Berroco Sox yarn from the stash, in plain stockinette, on US 1s with 72 stitches around. I couldn’t find a good color … Continue reading

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Howlcat progress

Such a strange looking thing right now! The tosh light that I had picked turned out to be too thin, so I went with some dk-weight sock yarn scraps for the stockinette half. I also increased 10 stitches for this … Continue reading

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