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Gift Knitting So Far
Just under three weeks until Christmas is here. Nineteen days until Christmas eve. I have one and a half pairs of socks and a pair of gloves left to knit.  I think I have enough time. Here's what I have finished (though weaving in ends and blocking remains ...

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Speedy Socks
A few weeks ago, I posted about my fastest pair of socks ever.  That pair took a week to knit. Today, I am posting about a pair that seems to be flying along even faster. I started this pair at the weekend, and got the first sock knit in two days. Part of t...

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Gift knitting
Have you heard of the Indie Design Gift-Along on Ravelry? I came across it last week and was inspired to make something other than socks as Christmas gifts. Up until Friday, there was a discount on every pattern included in the giftalong. The first pattern ...

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Tension Issues
There are a lot of things I love about my current project . I love the pattern. The Larch Cardigan is another beautiful design by Amy Christoffers, who is firmly at the top of my list of favourite designers. I love the yarn, which is a 70% wool/30% silk ble...

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Seven Days
It's been just over a week since I cast on a new pair of socks on the train to college on the morning of my graduation. Imaginatively, these socks were named "Graduation Socks" . In those eight days I have spent a lot of time travelling and a lot of time kn...

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The weekend is nearly over and I've had a wonderful week. First, I finished up my turquoise raglan jumper . I followed the Incredible Custom-Fit Raglan pattern, and was originally unhappy with the fit, but after blocking it has stretched out nicely and soft...

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Work-In-Progress Wednesday
Today's works-in-progress are very simple and straightforward. First of all, let me show you my turquoise jumper . The pattern I followed was the Incredible Custom-Fit Raglan pattern "recipe" by Pamela Costello. This wool was given to me as a gift and I lov...

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Work-In-Progress Wednesday
Today's works-in-progress are very simple and straightforward. First of all, let me show you my turquoise jumper . The pattern I followed was the Incredible Custom-Fit Raglan pattern "recipe" by Pamela Costello. This wool was given to me as a gift and I lov...

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Hello, Berlin!
Orange leaves, pumpkins, and a chill in the air... Knitting season has arrived! Just like many other knitters, my knitting slowed down this summer. There is less always motivation to finish a warm, woolly jumper when you won't have much opportunity to wear ...

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