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Bella’s B-day

It was my niece, Bella’s, birthday recently so of course I had to knit her something. After I gave her the presents (fingerless mitts and a headband), I scooted her outside and told her “Knitters do lots of crazy things … Continue reading

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TV Hat

I finished my first “Game Knitting” project and I’m really happy about how it turned out! In the comments the other day, Amy expressed a desire for a hat big enough to fit her – how could I refuse such … Continue reading

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Boob-warmers and paddle-boarders…

Look how distracted and nonchalant I can look, impressive isn’t it? Come on, if you factor in: a) I’m sat balanced on the rickety wall of our (upstairs) balcony, b) the camera is on self timer balanced on a cushion … Continue reading

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The bluest blue Monday….

I’ve been working on some long-term projects today, trying to finish off the Dude cardigan for my boyfriend ( a VERY late Christmas present!), and plying up some BFL that I dyed at the start of March and never got … Continue reading

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Hand-dyed Star-Crossed

This is my second time knitting Star Crossed  by Natalie Larson and I love the pattern even more, now. I actually followed the pattern exactly the whole way through, which is quite a challenge for me (because I love to … Continue reading

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Hand-dyed Thistle Cap

I had been eyeing this pattern since it came out (around Christmas?) and finally had a great yarn for it in my stash thanks to my recent dyeing experiments. The pattern is the “Thistle Cap” by Liz Abinante. The Ravelry … Continue reading

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Star crossed

The Star-Crossed Slouchy Beret is an insanely popular pattern. As of today, there are 9,541 projects on Ravelry. It is knit on big needles and there is no purling aside from the brim so it goes fast! I cast this … Continue reading

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