Tag Archives: Shawl

Ooh! A new (old) project!

So, last week I cleaned out my storage unit and moved into a pod. There’s a story there, but let’s put a pin in it to talk about a WIP. I am so excited about doing Tour de Fleece this … Continue reading

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Butterflies are a theme for the week

We had a butterfly visitor to our kale over the weekend. It landed, checked out the scene. Ginger kitty got nose to nose with it, trying to make friends. It was really cute. (The butterfly was not interested in being … Continue reading

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Spring Shawls

It’s going to be in the 90s this weekend, so we’ve skipped the spring and gone straight to the summer. But, even the summer sometimes has chilly nights and I am inspired to continue knitting by my newly finished mitts. … Continue reading

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Following my arrow 

  This is the fire cake by Spartickes Dyes.  This is from the Gilmore Girls yarn club!   by

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Knitting with gifts

One of the best things in life is being given wool by friends and family. It is so wonderful to think of people I love searching through yarn shops or markets and picking something out with me in mind. (This … Continue reading

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Blocking with Cats

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Megalodonnnnnnn!

I don’t quite know how I discovered Marc Smollin’s work, but I did.  He designs really color and bold. I fell in love with the pattern megalodon immediately when it was released a year ago but it has taken me … Continue reading

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Ravellenic Games: Sochi 2014

I’m nothing if not ambitious. This year, in the midst of Cold Sheeping it, I’ve decided to take part in the Ravellenic games and to do something from my queue. So, I picked the Accola shawl by Laura Nelkin. As … Continue reading

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