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Archive for May, 2009

baby sweater

Finally, I have a post for you that isn’t about sock knitting! (Although sock knitting is definitely occurring.. don’t get the wrong impression. ;-) I finally finished the baby sweater that was set back by the broken needle, and I’m really happy with the results. I loved knitting a sweater out of sock yarn, even [...]

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moustache

It occurred to me a little late that this particular Monday would have been a good opportunity to do a flag or other patriotic motif. Instead, offered here for your amusement, is a knitted picture of a moustache. After posting last week’s motif, I was doing some cleaning and found the slip of paper we [...]

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This website is starting to look like a socks-only blog! I do have some other-than-sock progress to share in the upcoming days, but in the meantime, this holiday weekend has been really beneficial for knitting time, and I have a finished sock to show. It’s the first of my Willamette Hop socks, and I plan [...]

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Welcome to week one of my “sock kit” themed Fiber Fridays. I have a couple of these in my stash from various sources, and I figured I had better show them off as yarn pr0n before it’s too late and they’re already projects in progress! I’ve been enthusiastic in my sock knitting recently (if you [...]

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I finished my WendyKnits Sunrise sock, and I’m really happy with the way it turned out. Ironically, I took these pictures in the earliest morning sunlight, so the colors look little bluer and less bright than they are in person. This pattern is an excellent one for multi-colored sock yarn. The simple texture pattern really [...]

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