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In Memoriam

In honor of a wonderful woman who is no longer with us.
My Friend Lubov

One Koigu Mitts Pattern

Made some revisions to the Koigu Mitts Pattern. Special thanks to Skittermagoo for testing out the pattern and contributing her lovely pictures.
Right-click and save the pattern. One Koigu Mitts
Also available on Ravelry

A few weeks ago the nicest Pirate ever, gifted me with some lovely robot fabric.

I knew immediately that I wanted to use the fabric for a sock bag based on this Japanese Knot Bag tutorial. Last Wednesday, I decided to make a test bag so as not to waste any of my precious robot […]

No more Nutkin

Sometimes you just have to frog a project no matter how much other people like it. Such is the case with the Nutkin sock. I found the pattern on the Knitzi site and it looked so nice in the Wollmeise Spice Market colorway I fell in love. I acquired the STR […]

Finally some pictures! On the left a F.O. Dashing Mitts in Twizzle. On the right, mitts in progress for Good Girl Purl.

Dashing!Mountain Colors Twizzle
GGP MittsSchaeffer Anne, US0(addis)

My Saturday was spent at one of the many Democratic Senatorial Conventions here in Dallas. I won’t get into any politics, but suffice it to […]

A Gusset Tale

So I actually have been doing more knitting lately. For a while I got into a rut of only knitting at Thursday knit nite or at Simpatico. I was almost NEVER knitting at home even though I might have just been staring at the walls instead.
I don’t have any Pics at the moment, […]