Category Archives: Charity

It’s Actually Working

I’ve finished two of the Gimmiemas presents, except for washing/blocking/whatever you want to call it. They’re both about seven feet long. I’m really pleased with how the selvedge (I’ve seen it on dictionary sites as selvedge and selvage – I’m … Continue reading

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I Keep Saying I’m Not Going To Do It Again

And then I do. A woven Gimmiemas present in progress. A knitted Gimmiemas gift in progress. A little closer look – I love this one-row scarf pattern. There’s more to come on that front. But I have done some more … Continue reading

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Fun Spin!

I finished the CVM finally. Plied it, and washed it up. And I love the bouncy, sproingy result! Really haven’t been doing a whole lot of knitting. But when I have been, I often have help. That chihuahua is NOT … Continue reading

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Two Finished

I went to the dentist last week (6 month checkup, everything was good thankyouverymuch) and took along my Happy New Year socks to work on while I waited. When I pulled my shoe off in the waiting room to see … Continue reading

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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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