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Technorati Tags: Tottering,Anne Tempest,Heirloom Buttons,Country Living,Country Life,Tomten Jacket,Central Park Hoodie After a quiet January (the mildest weather in 70 years!), February has proved very Variable!  Snow storm on Friday and then in the 40s today with rainy/sleet mix turning to … Continue reading


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Recent acquisitions and project updates

  I have been searching for this on EBAY since last fall when Meg used it as one of the sources for the patterns in the Christmas Stocking for Eli (see Schoolhouse Press for pattern). Several times I lost out … Continue reading

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Hemlock Ring

Yes, I jumped the bandwagon – here is my version of the famous Hemlock Ring Blanket created by BrooklynTweed.  For Ravelers its here Row 117 on 60 inch circulars (it’s inside out). Here is the center star The yarn is … Continue reading

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this day…

The Panopticon does it again – his witty list of the Ten ways to love a knitter are wonderfully charming and delightful – so where’s my benefactor? The Panopticon: Ten Alternative Ways to Say \I. Its hard being single on … Continue reading

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Knitting is resuming

Evidence of the progress on the Flower Basket Shawl and some indication of what I have been doing in the background.  That’s the newly completed Herb Garden – expanded and finally planted out.  And room for more herbs!! yeah! here … Continue reading

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On Friday, I started a square for the Warming Grace project – in Paton's Classic Wool in Blue Storm. I was waiting for pink yarn I had found on Ebay (see entry below) and decided to start with some of … Continue reading

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The lace poncho is finished.  still need to block it – but i am still sick so when i have the energy will do it.  In true obsessed-knitter fashion, i started another WIP – The Lace and Cables Cardigan from … Continue reading

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WIP and update

this is the current project on the needles.  i have taken Shirley Paden's pattern from FALL Inter weave Knits and adapted it – i didn't like the center panel so i substituted two aran braid cables which i have fallen … Continue reading

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