Category Archives: Knitting

Design Wall Monday

I am participating in the QAL over at Humble Quilts. Lori posted the next installment of instructions but I didn’t get very far. I added the last border and now need to add another border of HSTs. I do have … Continue reading

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It was such a beautiful day yesterday! And so nice to haven’t hubby home😀. I started cutting scraps for QOV blocks. But didn’t get very far before work because I spent most of my time chatting with my love and … Continue reading

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A tiny finish…

Last night after work, I finished my little September quilt for SQT. I used perled cotton and a big stitch in the border. This is a pretty shameless copy of Marian’s little quilt. See hers here. I used a scrap … Continue reading

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Yarn and Yarn Bombing and the 4th of July

While DH and I were up in Traverse City, we found a lovely yarn shop. Sadly, I cannot remember what it is called! The color in there was luscious. And what did I buy? Um….yeah…… But fear not! I saw … Continue reading

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What’s on my needles…and frame

I have not been accomplishing much on the knitting front. Here is a sock I am currently working on, at a snail’s pace. It is a DK weight cotton that I found at a thrift shop and the color is … Continue reading

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What’s on my needles?

One of my goals for the year was to knit one pair of socks every two months. I am a slow knitter! I was t sure I would finish my first pair by the end of February but my trip … Continue reading

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This and that….

Yesterday, DH and I took a little road trip to our favorite outlet store. I was able to finish this sock except for the bind off. I heard about a good stretchy bind off but had failed to take the … Continue reading

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