My current work in progress:

1. Ropewalk, designed by Norah Gaughan, knit from Berroco Indigo in the "6410 Relaxed" colorway on U.S. size 6 and 7 needles.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Progress

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Finally, I see a light at the end of the Woodfords tunnel! I am nearly done with the first sleeve, so I can reasonably predict that this cardi will be done before the end of 2014. I started it on November 30, so it will have taken me a month to knit. Given that it […]

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The Long Slog

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It is interesting to me that I am able to knit four 100-stitch rows much more quickly than I can knit one 400-stitch row. The lower body of Woodfords consists of very long rows indeed and they are not terribly exciting. I need 12″ of knitting and I am at 4.5″ at this point. But […]

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Woodfords Progress

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I am slowly making progress on my Woodfords Cardigan. I apologize for the quality of the photos that follow — the piece is not as yellow in real life, but the photos were taken at night in artificial light. Here is Woodfords spread out as much as I can with the bottom stitches mooshed up […]

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Yum

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I recently was sent a lovely little gift bag of Cleckheaton yarn: This a special new yarn, Australian Superfine Merino by Cleckheaton. This yarn is made in Australia from 100% Australian superfine merino sheep. Inside the bag was a cute hat kit and the yarn to knit it: The yarn is, as advertised, incredibly soft. […]

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New Project

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I’ve been working on a new project for the past week. It’s the Woodfords Cardigan, designed by Elizabeth Doherty and it is from Wool People Volume 8. The original was made form Brooklyn Tweed Loft, but I wanted a softer yarn, so I opted for Madelinetosh Merino Light. I am using the “paper” colorway. Here’s […]

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