Tag Archives: shawls

Retreat Time Again!

It is so hard to believe that the Retreat is already here!  I have been busy knitting and writing and preparing for the last month and a half – but it is still hard to believe that it is about … Continue reading

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Challenging Week

This has been an interesting week.  It had gone from panic to joy and back to panic again.  Busy doesn’t even begin to encompass the activity level! Most of the Angst was around the Rhiannon Project. First; the yarn got … Continue reading

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Everything at Once

This last week both Vogue Knitting and Malabrigo Yarns posted the lace shawl patterns that I had designed earlier in year for them.  It is always exciting to see the shawls styled and photographed by professionals as it really brings … Continue reading

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“From Your Valentine”

According to CKNW this morning the legend of Valentine’s – abbreviated – started with a Roman Doctor writing his last missive to a woman he had healed.  His name was Valentinus and he ended the note “from your Valentine”; and a whole day of remembrance and celebration was … Continue reading

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Knitting Curves

Knitters are fascinated by Curves and Circles. Curves and Circles are not natural to the knitting grid, which creates shapes by rows of stitches and lines of stitches.  Kaffe Fassett is still fascinated by circular shapes in knitting.  His “dots” or “Poppies” … Continue reading

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