My current work in progress:

Benedict, designed by Michele Wang, knit from Rowan Softknit Cotton in the Cocoa colorway, on a U.S. size 6 and 8 needle.

Week Seven

It is the start of Week Seven of house arrest. Being really busy at work is a big help — it does not feel like I have been sheltering in place for 6 weeks! Loki has gotten used to having me around all the time. He starts the morning next to me, lying on an […]

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Benedict Pullover

Ta-da! I finished my Benedict Pullover last night. This is a pattern by Michelle Wang and I knit mine from Rowan SoftKnit Cotton, another of my favorite Rowan yarns that has been discontinued. I try not to take that too personally. In other news, guess who has a birthday this week?

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The New Normal

I am entering my fourth week of “house arrest” and it is possible that I am becoming slightly unhinged. Case in point: I knit myself a coworker. This is Dolores van Hoofen, Franklin Habit’s longtime sidekick, knit from a kit purchased from Webs. She has been silently judging me ever since. Then I knit this: […]

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Surreality

Reality has very much taken a turn for the surreal these days. Work has left me very little time or energy fro much of anything,. but I have managed to work a bit on my latest project: This design is Benedict, designed by Michele Wang. I am making mine using the sadly discontinued Rowan Softknit […]

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It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine

For some reason, that song is running through my head. But look! I finished Cornflower! Cornflower, designed by Marie Wallin, knit on 3.25mm needles using Sincere Sheep Cormo Sport. And I started something new: Any guesses what it is? You can’t tell in this photo, but Loki is sleeping on the pattern. In other news, […]

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