My current work in progress:

1. Ashburn, designed by Melanie Berg, knit from Woolfolk Tynd in colorways 6, 7, and 8 on a 4 mm (U.S. size 6) needle.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Drachenfels

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I finished my Drachenfels Friday evening: Knit from Madelinetosh Pashmina in the Black Walnut, Seasalt and Mineral colorways on a U.S. size 6 needle. An extremely enjoyable knit! Up next, a project knit with this: That is a set of Miss Babs’ gradients, in the “Draco” colorway. Yep, similar to the colors of my last […]

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Crochet with One Sheepish Girl

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I’m a day late with my blog. I have been having a Very Special Week at work and after a workday that did not end until 9:00pm on Tuesday (that started before 6:00am), well, by halfway through Wednesday I was seeing double and in no fit state to blog. In my fatigue-induced delirium I might […]

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And Now . . .

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My new work in progress: Drachenfels, designed by Melanie Berg. I am making mine from Madelinetosh Pashmina.   I have finished all use of Color A, the “Black Walnut,” and that’s a good thing — this is how much of it I have left! The pattern says it uses 333 yards of Color A, and […]

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At Dawn

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I finished my At Dawn wrap Sunday night. I knit this from two skeins of Wollmeise Blend, in the Lavendel and Grunfink colorways on a U.S. size 4 needle. No mods to the pattern, and I have a decent amount of each color left over, enough for a pair of colorwork fingerless mitts to match, […]

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Blend

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Did you know that Wollmeise has a new yarn? It’s called “Blend” and it is a 70% Merino, 20% Cashmere, and 10% Nylon (Polyamide) blend. Each 150-gram skein is 546 yards of pure pleasure. Here are the skeins those labels came off: And here is the start of what I am doing with them: This pattern is “At […]

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