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FO: Mystery Thyme Shawl

I’ve had this finished for a while, but this was the first time I had a chance to get photos. Bad day for it, though – it’s very windy and most of the photos came out with my face covered … Continue reading

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Poppy it is.

I finally got out to my LYS to look at yarn for Holbrook. On Susan‘s suggestion, I decided to give Shibui Staccato a try. Although it’s a solid, the silk/wool combination and the tight twist of the yarn give it … Continue reading

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Mystery Thyme

While waiting for the chance to visit my local yarn shops for an appropriate yarn for Holbrook, I’ve gone ahead and cast on for a shawl with the madeleinetosh yarn. After I use up the first skein, I’ll figure out … Continue reading

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FO: Monica’s Shawl

And then there was lace. I finished this sometime last month, but never got around to getting it photographed. Guess it’s about time. This was a mystery shawl pattern that was published two years ago for an Estonian lace KAL, … Continue reading

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Embarassing Photos

No, not THAT kind. The really-lousy-work-in-progress-photo kind. I’ve gotten through clue 3 and have started clue 4 of Monica’s Shawl. It’s been a fun knit so far: And then there’s my Bias Loop: I do have a better photo of … Continue reading

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Triple Play

I’ve been lax about posting, so today you’ll get a 3-for-1 deal on the knitting projects. The Japanese Pierrot pullover is nearly done – I’m about halfway through the second sleeve. I’ve already done the collar and seamed in the … Continue reading

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FO: Murcia

It may not have been sunny out, but given that it was in the mid-50’s, it wasn’t too bad a day for photos. At least I didn’t freeze. Pattern: Murcia Yarn: Classic Elite Skye Tweed, color 1288 “Marmalade”, 4 skeins … Continue reading

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Project Spectrum Elements

The Project Spectrum for 2008 is all about the elements – fire, earth, air, and water. April and May are “Earth”: greens, browns, and metallics. To kick off the new element, I’ve started on Forest Canopy, using Plain & Fancy … Continue reading

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Behooded

  Although knitting time has been scarce lately, I’m nearing the finish on the Central Park Hoodie. I finished the hood, and now I’m starting the front bands. I’ve been able to try it on, and I’m very pleased with … Continue reading

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Seaweed Wrap

It hasn’t been the greatest weather for a photo shoot lately, but finally I got some photos of Seaweed. Pattern: Seaweed Wrap by Alice Starmore Yarn: Hebridean 2-ply in Tormentil, (purchased with the pattern as a kit) Needles: I used … Continue reading

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