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that one skein of sock yarn

After the Southeastern Animal Fiber Fair last year, I came home with this one skein of Miss Babs Yummy 2-Ply that I just haven’t been able to knit with yet. 155 more words


FO: Wex

For the third straight year, I’m participating in Tanis Fiber Arts Year in Colour Club. The first pattern of the 2015 club was Wex, which Tanis (rather brilliantly) paired with a rainbow-colored skein of cosmic blue label. 113 more words


FO: Chartreuse

At some point last fall-maybe in September, I started seeing pictures of an absurdly fabulous cabled cardigan pop up on Thea Colman’s instagram feed. I was smitten, and I knew that I had to buy this pattern and knit it up-as soon as Thea released the pattern. 303 more words


Alexa's Sweater Plan

With the year of the sweater underway (if you missed it details are here) it is time to make a serious wardrobe assessment for myself.

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Lace Shawl Design

I’ve been working on a new design for a few weeks now, and I think I’ve finally nailed it. Designing is a long process, with countless test knits, chart updates, and fiber tests, but it’s also very gratifying when you finally get there. 212 more words


A Little Selfish Knitting

I’ve been knitting a lot of gifts lately for Christmas and babies. As you can see in this post I got a lot of awesome presents from my family that needed to be made. 577 more words