Tag Archives: Lace

Horcurx Socks, just in time for a blizzard!

As an antidote to the year+-long project that was Emily and Dale’s blanket, I’m whipping through some smaller projects now.  I recently finished a baby sweater for some friends who are due at the end of the month with their … Continue reading

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Wedding Blanket, or Blocking Makes a Big Difference

I have no biological siblings.  But, growing up, there were several families my family was very close to, and I think of the other kids in the those families as pseudo-siblings (we went on vacation together, we played together, we … Continue reading

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Diamond Ladder Scarf

Another summer, another test knit for designer Donna Druchunas!  I love her patterns — classic looks, and pretty easy but still interesting to knit.  This time it was a lace scarf, knit with Knit Picks City Tweed HW.  After finishing … Continue reading

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Hey, Admin!

Several years ago, a friend of mine gave me some lovely red Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece for my birthday — enough for a sweater.  Let’s just say there’s a reason I kept the page of the Never Not Knitting page-a-day … Continue reading

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A Blanket for Jesse

It seems appropriate to blog about this project today, the day my baby boy turns six months old (how the heck did that happen?!). When you’re a knitter, fall is really the best time to have a baby, and this … Continue reading

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Girasole

It’s done, and blocked!  Tomorrow my mom is bringing it back to me, and I may take a picture that shows the scale better (thanks for the suggestion, Joyatee!).   It ended up barely fitting on the largest open carpet area … Continue reading

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Girasole Progress

I’ve been making a fair amount of progress on Girasole while I’ve been home on bed rest — I’m almost halfway done with the edging!  I ran out of the brown yarn I got in Ireland, so I’m supplementing with … Continue reading

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