My Butterfly Princess

April 19, 2008

This is for my good good friend, Danielle. She is the sister of the bride I sent the other dishcloths to. When I mentioned that I was sending them, she said she couldn’t wait to get her’s at her shower (she is getting married in December). Well, when someone WANTS your knitting – you make [...]

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To make his parents love me…

April 15, 2008

Some of you guessed that the thing under the towels last week was the Hemlock Ring Blanket. You were wrong. Sorry. But since more than 3 people asked AND I managed to get it blocked last week, well, I decided to go ahead and show it to you and make you wait on the mystery [...]

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It’s a party!

April 1, 2008

A few weeks ago my good friend Alyson posted a new sock pattern! It’s awesome and I planned on knitting it. Plus all of the proceeds for the pattern sale go to Ravelry. Then I bought some Fleece Artist Nova Socks from Charlotte Yarn and CO another sock. But I didn’t like it, so I [...]

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The largest face cloth ever

March 31, 2008

When I caught the double knitting bug, I went on a hunt to find more things to double knit. Pattern: Butterfly by me (modified from a dishcloth that I sort of liked that wasn’t DK and had all sorts of other things going on) Needles: Denise Size 6 (maybe 7 – I will have to [...]

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s

March 24, 2008

I have mentioned that I am trying to loose weight. This would be possible on my own, but I have to admit that without Lisa, I would be sunk. Lisa doesn’t have a blog, but she is on Ravelry! Lisa is a runner and she is VERY fit. We love her, she is hilarious. Sadly, [...]

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Clog Double Time

March 2, 2008

A few years ago I knit a pair of felted clogs in gray and black Cascade 220. They are a tad too big. This year I participated in the Charlotte Purl’s KAL – still too big. Yarn: Lambs Pride Worsted in Strawberry smoothie and charcoal Needles: KP Options Size 10 Start: ummm…a Sunday Finish: The [...]

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Feb Hats for Alex

March 1, 2008

Three more hats for the Hats for Alex drive. I did these kind of pattern free, but Dani inspired.

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New class!

February 4, 2008

I have no handspun for you. It was a busy weekend and I had no spinning time. What I have instead is a bit of an announcement. The first Saturday in March (whatever day that is) from 9-11 I will be teaching a class on Double Knitting at Charlotte Yarn! We will be learning two [...]

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Elizabeth Bennet Cabled Cardigan

January 3, 2008

Ta-da! This yarn cables like a dream! Great stitch definition despite being all sorts of fuzziness due to the angora content. Pattern: Elizabeth Bennet Cabled Cardigan by Stefanie JapelSize: 44″ (in theory)needles: Knit picks options 4 and 6buttons: 9 of them. vintage pearly onesyarn: Cascade Cloud 9 – I bought 22 balls as instructed. I [...]

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I wanna wish you a merry Christmas!

December 25, 2007

Well, Christmas is almost over on the Eastern coast of the US. Hope you all had a nice one. I spent the day napping and watching bad tv. WOOHOO! Oh – and talking to my family. My gift to myself (ok – there were a few) but my knitted gift to me was Sursa! Pattern [...]

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