Category Archives: Cowls

Squirrel!

Focus? What’s that? New snood (aka cowl) on the needles. It’s a KAL with Lost City Knits, out of my favorite Foothills Fingering yarn. The pattern is by Donna Smith, and it’s called the Shallmillens Snood. I have done more … Continue reading

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A Whole Lotta Garter Goin On

I finished the Match Maker, and it’s been through the washer and dryer and has done the usual magical Wollmeise transformation from stringy to squishy soft goodness. I’m not presentable to model it, but maybe some time in the next … Continue reading

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Juggling The TV Schedule?

The Olympics are really screwing up our viewing. During baseball season we watch pretty much all the Cardinals games, and record a couple of things during the week that we catch up on during the weekend. But with the Olympics … Continue reading

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FCJ And Edging!

Last weekend was the 10th Annual Fiber Christmas in July. Holy shit big picture! Anyway, I also got some goodies, but not too much. The black I’ll either draft in with another braid, or I’ll ply it with something. Done … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Want To Come Home

Or, spinning on the road. It’s Tour de Fleece, and I’ve been doing really well. I’ve spun some thin singles with 1/4 of a batch of fiber, and I’m going to spin the next 3/4 fluffier and ply them together. … Continue reading

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