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So… I’ve swatched (to get an idea of how to do the brioching thing), I’ve cast on, and I’ve made sure the travel project actually does fit the “travel project requirement” – which is, coincidentally, “fitting into the project bag”. … Continue reading

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While my honeypot Vodka Lemonade is progressing nicely – I’m a bit below arm separation now, and it’s mostly plain stockinette for the moment, nice, breezy, easygoing knitting – it really is too cumbersome to take along on a train … Continue reading

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I mentioned knitting being done in those past days, right? Well, here is the current status of the result of knitting: That is “Vodka Lemonade” by Thea Colman, a cardigan with raglan sleeves, knit from the top down. I’m using … Continue reading

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My current holiday knitting has finally been finished! Now winter can come (it was a scarf). It is actually already blocked and the (two) ends are sewn in, so it really is finished and not just in the “finished but … Continue reading

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There has been holiday knitting, and there has been non-holiday knitting. The difference between those categories, by the way, is that holiday knitting has to be a) easy enough to be worked on trains, buses, and planes, so no utterly … Continue reading

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There’s been some knitting in the past weeks – not insane amounts, mind you, but a little bit. The Cushing Isle Sweater went on a little hiatus while we were on our paddling trip – I had almost finished the … Continue reading

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There’s been a hype (or something sort of like a hype) for knitting on big needles for a while, even extending to knitting huge, extra-thick blankets or rugs out of wool top (though why anyone would want such a dust-gathering … Continue reading

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