My current work in progress:

Merveille Du Jour, designed by Alice Starmore, knit from Virtual Yarns Hebridean 2-ply and 3-ply, using 3.0mm, 3.5mm, and 4.0mm needles.


I actually finished my Lila Cardigan last Sunday night. The Lila Cardigan is a design by Sarah Hatton, the the pattern is free from Rowan. I used Blue Sky Fibers Worsted Cotton in the Mediterranean colorway. This was my August Camp Loopy project. After my last blog post on this project there were some comments […]

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Lots of Ribbing

I finished the body of my Lila cardigan Friday night, and started the process of putting it together and picking up stitches for the ribbing. First job, sew the shoulder seams. This is worsted weight cotton, and I know from experience that backstitching the shoulders together will make for a very thick unsightly seam. Mattress […]

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August Camp Loopy Project

A couple of blog posts age I showed you a photo of my yarn for my August Camp Loopy project: Blue Sky Fibers Worsted Cotton in the Mediterranean colorway. Here is what it is growing up to become: This is Lila, a short sleeve cardigan designed by Sarah Hatton. It was the free pattern in […]

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Four Years Ago Today

Four years ago today, my BFF L-B and I took a road trip to Martinsburg, WV to pick up this little guy: Today is our 4-year Loki-versary! It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 years since this ball o’ floof came to live with me. He was two years old when I adopted him — […]

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July Update

Blog updates have been thin on the ground due to the nature of my current knitting: secret. But I did a bit of sewing last week: Julie is pleased to be modeling her 1970s peasant top. On Tuesday, I can start working on my August Camp Loopy project. Here’s the yarn: And of course, Loki […]

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