Archive for May, 2010

Lacy Cardigan

I jumped from one finished object to a brand new project, even though I have mumble-teen-million unfinished projects that I would really (really!) like to finish. lacy cardigan, before I ripped all of this out! This is a pattern from Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2007 [ravel it]. It’s a worsted weight pattern that I’m knitting in […]

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FO: Silky Henley

I’ve delayed writing this post because it deserves a nice writeup which of course requires a big ol’ spot of time. But it’s been hanging over me — I can’t delay any longer! all finished! I love Wendy Bernard’s (knit and tonic) patterns. I knit Something Red back in 2007 and while I don’t wear […]

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What A Yarn!

I am a “pick the right tool for the task” type of person. I love the washable and soft Berroco Comfort for baby/kidwear (Get Ziggy, Peapod Baby Set — just realized I never wrote an FO post for that!). I love Lopi and Peace Fleece for outerwear and “rough man sweaters.” (Fugl, Cobblestone, Rogue, Aftur) […]

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Revisiting

I tend to wear and use most of my handmade items. Some more than others, of course. I haven’t been wearing handknit socks much at all since we moved back to Seattle but I have been wearing scarves and hats a lot more frequently. I’m also working on wearing layers. I’m not sure about short-sleeves […]

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