Archive for January, 2009

Tease

what’s this? [flickr] What is this? Two years later, I finished Celtic Dreams. It has mistakes, it is not flattering to wear, but I love it anyway. Photos after it dries (and hopefully does not grow at all).

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Six Months to Install a Zipper

I finished the knitting and seaming of my Patons Cabled Hoodie (sans hood) back in July. Then it sat. And sat. And sat. I went out to the local quilt shop and bought a zipper and ribbon and matching thread. It sat some more. When I was pulling projects together for temporary housing, I spied […]

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A Fulled Cloche

Or — Make Fulled Hats While You Have A Top Loader a fulled cloche [flickr] After we moved into corporate housing, E (PokingMyEyesOut) discovered that we have a top-loader. My DH told E that she could use it as long as she “brought some pie.” Well, we had cheese and bread and salad instead of […]

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Startitis Strikes Again

I was doing so well, just working on two projects. Then E (PokingMyEyesOut) knit a cloche to full in the top-loader in my corporate housing. Dammit! I need to knit something to full, too. Time for another cloche, as I copycat E (cloche designed by f.pea — St. Vincent Cloche — ravelry): in progress [flickr] […]

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Yes, yes, and yes

Yes, I’m knitting (Ene’s, Vine Lace Cardi). Yes, I bought new sock yarn in a fit of “argh, I miss my stash!” plymouth happy feet in colorway 18 [flickr] Yes, we are very stressed out and busy here, and not really getting much time between work deadlines and house shopping and migraines and vertigo and […]

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