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It's been a while

And for good reason. Life has been super busy. Karítas came home from her summer vacation in the beginning of August, I started school on the 15th of August and work has been really busy also. 246 more words


Leaves of silk and gold

It’s finished, it’s lovely, and it’s precious, my Muga silk shawl made from the Leaflines pattern by Aparna Rolfe.

It makes liberal use of… 242 more words

Fibre Crafts

Tattoos, Babies, Shawls and Love.


Many a moons ago, I started to knit a shawl and while I thought I would make it large enough for an adult friend of mine, I got pissed off and cast off. 152 more words


Around and around

If you’re like me, you know when a pattern has a firm hold on you. When you can’t or refuse to put it down because you just want to finish it. 677 more words


Progress and Small Things

I’ve been working less than diligently on the little sweater for my niece. It’s cables and bobbles and it requires all sorts of my attention. Couple that with the fact that my husband is now playing not one, but two games that are really interesting… well… cables are a little demanding. 218 more words


Black Shawl Waistcoat - Part 2

I finished the waistcoat a few days ago, but with school started I haven’t had time to post anything about it.

I’d left off with the lining being finished (I used a lightweight cotton-poly broadcloth for my lining), so the next part was to start working on the shell. 582 more words


All at Sea Shawl

I haven’t crocheted, knitted or sewn (at all for the last) this summer. But as soon as the weather dropped ten degrees it was as if a switch in my brain had been flicked! 322 more words