Monthly Archives: July 2012

Ravellenics are on!

The Summer Olympics are on T.V., and the events are happening fast and furious.  The Olympics make for great knitting.  This year I am attempting to clean up some WIP’s in the form of socks –  I really need some socks!  … Continue reading

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A Rose by any Other Name

There is something sad and sweet about finishing. The last piece of the Edging the Pink KAL is now up and ready to download.  It has been a wonderful journey and I have enjoyed every minute of it! For the … Continue reading

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Starts with a Bang and Ends with a Crash!

The Bang:  I was so excited.  I had treated myself to a hank of Artyarns Cashmere Glitter in a gorgeous blue.  I was – I am going to knit my Cleo Collar with the Cashmere – it will be gorgeous.  There … Continue reading

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Singing Birds and Dancing Dragonflys

It is raining now, thunder and lightning, and heavy rain – but it has been a wonderful weekend.  Yesterday was warm and sunny, with a light breeze – just perfect. We walked around Lost Lake Lagoon yesterday morning.  I tried to capture … Continue reading

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A Little OCD this Last Week!

I have been a little obsessive about my knitting this last week! The first and most obsessive project was a little Scarf – I was sampling it for work.  It is a new yarn for me from the Alpaca Yarn … Continue reading

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Roses, Roses Scarf or Shawl – Attaching an Edging

How to attach an  edging, be it I-cord, lace or anything else. Quite often when attaching an edging there will be live stitches to attach to, when there aren’t any live stitches the following method works very well.  If  you plan ahead … Continue reading

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Painting on a Sunday Afternoon

I am working on a small project.  It is going to be a button up lace cowl – the Cleo Cowl or Collar.  It won’t take too much yardage and could be knit and then painted or just knit with a fabulous … Continue reading

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