Some Victories

So blogging regularly is totally happening… but! Other things have happened. Projects have been finished! For example the wedding happened. And that means not one but two shawls done for the big day. It was the same shawl just in the small and medium sizes once I had a small snafu and had to frog […]

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Blog Neglect

Ooof – the last post was in April, not a good sign, but the day job had been eating a lot of my time.  Well that is over at least, and now its time to get back into the blogging groove.  There are plenty of things going on that should get me back into blogging. […]

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Quarterly Update

April is nearly over, and so the first part of the year has wrapped up, How am I  doing on goals so far? Knitting Goals  Finishing all the WIPS from the last year (Did you see yesterday’s post…I may have a problem) Knitting more sweaters (always a goal) – I mean I was able to […]

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Socks

While in Orlando I brought with me the skein of house cup by Gynx Yarns.  So with plans  to do my first ever toe up socks with an afterthought heel.  I cast on with my HiyaHiya Sharps in size 0 (2mm).  Figure 8 cast on for 24 stitches and increased up to 56 stitches. So […]

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31 Posts ish

So as January winds down.  So does the 31 posts. Or about 27 or so.  Not too shabby. Especially for the first time doing, this without even a  general outline for the days of the month. I’m pondering attempting this again, in spring maybe 30 posts in April or so. I want to start flexing […]

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Plague and Progress

I got  home today and started feeling the well known signs of falling ill. A feeling I know and loathe well. So I’m going to wrap up my weekend of progress early. The goal was to get as much progress on my  Honey pullover as possible.     Partially just because the progress from Tuesday to […]

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Look Sweater

It fits and everything. Time to work on the body. The decreases are starting. The fit is pretty good.  So the plan, seems to be working pretty well. Guys I have a problem, I’ve started thinking about a shawl. I need to stop.  I need to finish this, but another project is always so tempting. […]

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Growing Fast

So the sweater, is growing fast. Yesterday’s post got eaten somehow but the sweater at the end of Wednesday  looked pretty good. Pretty good progress for casting on Tuesday Night.  And today, I set up the sleeves and started knitting the body. So i’m now working on the body and am a few rows from the […]

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My Hand Slipped…

So remember when I mentioned the Honey KAL? And wanting to start it once I finished Ommegang…. Do we know where this is going?  Yep, I cast on… I’m currently working on US4 (3.5mm) HiyaHiya sharps, because those are my new favorite needles.  I think I will be getting the interchangeable set of those at […]

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