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After figuring out the letters, and how much space to leave between words, and how far the lines should be apart, one more thing remained to do: the layout. Measuring the ratio between height and width of the knitting, and … Continue reading

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While at the topic of buttons related to knitting, well, there’s one utterly classical phrase that lots of people find funny, or appreciate, or want to use as a heads-up for their environment. Which, of course, needs more letters than … Continue reading

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Let me tell you about buttons. Not the kind to close your garments, but the kind with a pin on the back that you pin to your clothing, or backpack, or whatever, to make a statement. Though I rarely wear … Continue reading

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I’ve finished Vodka Lemonade a while ago, and I’m finally getting around to blogging it. It took me about half a year to knit this. Yes, I am a slow knitter – not when I am actually knitting, that is … Continue reading

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I have finally finished and blocked my Vodka Lemonade – now it’s only the last few ends that have to be woven in, and it will be ready to wear! I have not yet decided whether I will stick with … Continue reading

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It’s time for a stack of links again! There’s a “rare sheep breed wool challenge” going on in the US, started by The Livestock Conservancy. It runs under the delightful name of “Shave ‘Em to Save ‘Em”, and you can … Continue reading

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If you are a knitter, you will know that there is more or less maths involved in knitting. While it’s quite possible to avoid maths-ing to a large degree, not doing so can make things much, much easier – like … Continue reading

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