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Mr. P's Mitts

A pair of mittens in the works.


Demystifying German Knitting Charts

With half of my ancestry being Norwegian, I own quite a few printed-in-English books with Norwegian patterns and even one book in Norwegian. The books really do not have “recipe” based instructions which we knitters in the US seem to rely on. 590 more words


It's All About The Socks in German

You must, must, must visit Sylvia Regenberg on her Fido blog (after you read this one). See those beautiful socks pictured above, knit using Online stretch? 572 more words

Banners, Branding and a New Pattern

It has been a couple of weeks since I last wrote, but that is because I have been waiting to reveal a few things.

The change to Designs by Emma @AllNeedles is now almost complete.   358 more words


FO: Tidal Wave Socks

Love, love, love the way these socks fit! Softer that soft! No judging! But….. I actually blogged about starting these socks on July 15, 2012, … 48 more words

Nostepinne Madness

What was I thinking? Winding 100 grams of my hand-dyed, amethyst-colored, sock yarn on a nøstepinde is not a quick undertaking.  I guess I was trying to “feel-as-one” with my Norwegian ancestors. 281 more words

Against-Drunkenness-With-a-Dash-of-Love Socks

Happily optimistic, I joined the Sock It To Me 2015 sock group on Ravelry. Ok, so I didn’t get a sock finished for January. Can I blame it on the fact I joined on Feb 1? 342 more words