My current work in progress:

1. Woodfords, designed by Elizabeth Doherty, knit from Madelinetosh Merino Light in the "paper" colorway on U.S. size 3, 5, and 7 needles.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

It’s a Wrap

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Just a quickie today . . . First of all, the winner of a copy of A Head For Trouble: What To Knit While Catching Crooks, Chasing Clues, and Solving Murders (20 Hats and Adornments Inspired by Lady Detectives of the Roaring Twenties) by Julie Turjoman is Theresa, who has been notified via email. Thansk to everyone who […]

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Let’s Wrap

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I am continuing to work on my Ashburn Wrap: The middle section consists of a pretty texture stitch. While it looks good, it slows down the knitting progress! At this point I have only 6 more rows of this section. After that, it is back to mostly garter stitch. I’m hoping to finish this before […]

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A Head for Trouble

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First things first, the winner of a copy of As the Heel Turns: Taking the drama out of knitting socks by Hilary Latimer is Kris, who has been emailed. Thank you, Hilary, for sending me a review copy and supplying a second copy for my giveaway! And I have another book to review: This is A Head […]

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Twigg Stitch

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Another new book here! This one is Twigg Stitch: A New Twist on Reversible Knitting by Vicki Twigg (Interweave/F+W; $27.99). It is due out on November 13, 2014. I first read about this book in a Knitting Daily blog post. Shamelessly lifting from that blog, here is Vicki’s description of how she came up with […]

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As the Heel Turns

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I have here in front of me a new sock book: As the Heel Turns: Taking the drama out of knitting socks by Hilary Latimer. The blurb: The creator of Criminal Knits is back again, this time with a book for those who have tried and failed to knit the perfect sock. “As the Heel […]

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