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2012 Craft Review

2012, the year I started weaving. I started the year with a couple of weavette looms I got back in 2008. They’re still in a box, but now I have three additional looms — a new 19″ Glimakra Emilia rigid heddle loom I got in April, a used 25″ Rasmussen 4 shaft table loom I […]

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Finished in 2011

I finished a bit more in 2011 than I expected, even if at least one of these items is going to be ripped back partially and reknit. 1. fake smile, 2. tomten, 3. buttercup, 4. new hat design, 5. back view, 6. herbivore, 7. lacy baktus, 8. placeholder, knit a shrug for niece but no […]

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Happy September

This is going to be a very busy month. I am looking forward to it [being over]. But I thought I’d sneak in a snippet of a project before I likely disappear for a while. get ziggy I really love knitting with Berroco Comfort. I know some people dislike it (ahem– E!), but it is […]

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2007 Sweaters in Review

I’m pretty sure I am not going to finish another sweater before the end of the year and as I am going to be out of town and in fact in another country, I am working the publish-later trick. Tricksy, that’s me! You’d never guess it, but I managed to finish 12 sweaters this year. […]

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Knit Picks Options Needles General Impression

Last week, I was intrigued by the Knit Picks Options needles and since they allow for buying them piecemeal, I ordered a 40″ cable (they come in sets of 2) and two sets of tips (US5 and US6). They arrived yesterday along with some yarn I need to complete a secret present sweater and two […]

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