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Very nearly

The socks are so close to being done! I started the cuff this morning.

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The sweater that wasn’t

This morning I valiantly fought off the urge to Cast On Something New, which I consider a victory of sorts. It went like this: I was sipping my coffee and thinking about my day, and suddenly I thought, “Hey! I should knit … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

It’s another use-up-the-old-stash project: more socks. Nothing fancy, just simple 3X1 rib across the instep and contrast toes & heels. Building up my inventory of warm socks for next winter!

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In which I win

Take THAT, danged yarn that didn’t want to keep its color sequence! I showed you, I did. Sure, there’s extra ends to weave in, but the socks match!

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I believe they call that a smack-down

Hey, look at those Ski Socks! I just finished the heels and started up the legs. I was able to do three rounds on the legs this morning and then the gauntlet was thrown down. In case you missed it … Continue reading

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Ski sock progress

I started a new project last night, but I’m going to wait a little while before taking a picture. Instead, here’s some sock progress: It’s curling a bit, so the feet are longer than they appear; not quite to the … Continue reading

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Cowl update and new socks

I’ve got just an inch or so left to knit on the Juliet Poe cowl, so I left it at home this morning because I didn’t want to risk running out of knitting on my commute. The color changes are … 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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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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They fit!

The Fish Lips Kiss Heel fits! Once they are finished I’ll evaluate whether or not the mini gusset was necessary.

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