Tag Archives: winter

Campside

An update on my current work in progress – the beautifully simple Campside Shawl, by Alicia Plummer. Continue reading

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Miles and Miles of Green

While the top-down raglan continues to grow, it looks largely the same – like a scrunched pile of green, woolly goodness.  Having set aside the sleeve stitches, I’m knitting around, and around, and around for the next foot or so, and … Continue reading

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Thin on the Ground

My blogging has been thin on the ground lately, but if you’re looking for some knitterly inspiration, can I direct you to the Brooklyn Tweed Winter 2014 Look Book? Worth checking out if you love sweaters, neutrals, and Brooklyn Tweed … Continue reading

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Thursday WIP

Today I’m taking an hour or so in the middle of the afternoon to work on some socks – a knitting break can really be a great reset button for the day.  If things are going wrong, or my mood … Continue reading

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Finished: Lady Eleanor Entrelac Stole

First FO of 2014!  This one has been a long time coming, and I’m glad to finally be able to appreciate all its warm coziness.  Today is especially grey, drizzly, and cold, and the Lady Eleanor is already keeping me … Continue reading

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Blogmas Day 20: Arrival

I’m packing for my trip, and my newly arrived tatting supplies will be going into my luggage: Tatting shuttles?  Tiny and cute. I also ordered a book from the fascinating and well-stocked Etsy store Collecting Life – Suteki Tatting Lace Items by … Continue reading

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Blogmas Day 18: Pinteresting

Sporadic Blogmas posting continues as the semester winds down here.  I’ve finally jumped on the Pinterest bandwagon, but I had very specific motivation for doing so. Earlier this week I ordered some tatting supplies online:  two shuttles, four different colors … Continue reading

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Blogmas Day 15: Grecian Plait Tuque

Really, how many ‘hats’ can one girl knit?  I suppose the real answer would be “a lot,” but in the spirit of trying new things I’m channeling my inner Canadian (I’ve never been to Canada) and naming my new hat … Continue reading

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Blogmas Day 14: A Brief Update

Sadly, Blogmas has been languishing due to term papers and the end of the semester.  However, I have been sneaking in a few rows on my new hat here and there and will have an update for you tomorrow, when … Continue reading

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Blogmas Day 9: Grecian Plait Hat

Managed to fit in some knitting today. I started another hat for myself. On one hand, I feel grossly self-indulgent. On the other hand, I’m traveling over Winter Break, and I need a warm, neutral hat to stick in my … Continue reading

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