My current work in progress:

1. Hats!
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Cowl Girls II

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Thanks for your good thoughts in the comments. I am improving after last weekend’s back issue and hope to soon be walking upright instead of resembling a question mark. Check this out: This is Cowl Girls II by Cathy Carron, published this month by Sixth&Spring Books. It’s a pattern collection for . . . you […]

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The Plan

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The plan for today’s blog post was that I was going to show you how I finished the body of the colorwork jacket with a photo of it steam-blocked and laid out carefully. Well, yeah, that didn’t happen. I woke up this morning with some pretty serious new back pain. (New! Improved!) Being an expert […]

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The Colorwork Tube

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Yes, I’m stil working along on my colorwork “tube.” It is indeed a tube — I’m working in the round and will cut the front steek later to make a cardigan/jacket. The steek is that column of stripes in the middle: That is a facing at the bottom. It will folded up and sewn to […]

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Autumn Bliss Collection

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First things first, thank you to everyone who entered the giveaway for an autographed copy of Remembering the Way by Greta Beekhuis. The winner is emcknits, who has been contacted via email. Next up . . . something new from Annie’s Craft Store. You may know of Annie’s site — they are not only knitting -related, […]

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A Good Read

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I used to knit on my commute to and from work, but have not done so for that past few years. Instead, I read. I go through quite a few books each month and am always on the lookout for a new author. And I just found one, in a knitter I’ve known online, and […]

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