Monthly Archives: February 2011

Giraffe

 I started on the giraffe pattern from Itty Bitty Toys by Susan B. Anderson. I was knitting at the pool today where Charlea had her first swim. She loved it!   She got distracted in that picture by a baby … Continue reading

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My First Sweater

   I am almost done with my first sweater. It is a toddler sweater, but it still counts. It is a very pretty stripe pattern of gray and cranberry. I am very proud of myself. All I have are one and … Continue reading

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O.P.P.s

   I think I have figured out why I like knitting O.P.P.s(other peoples projects) so much. They are not my projects, so I’m not always worrying about when I’m going to finish it or if I have enough yarn. It is … Continue reading

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Knitting Evangelism

   I have succesfully turned another one of my friends onto a crazy, obsessed knitter. I really didn’t have to do much. She saw my knitting neddles, told me she sort of knew how to knit but didn’t know how … Continue reading

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Baby Turban

 I found a link to this pattern on http://www.frenchpressknits.blogspot.com/ . I saw it the other day and I fell in love with it. Isn’t it adorable? You can find it here  http://www.pickles.no/lazy-daisy-baby-jacket. I love it! Another project onto the needles for me!

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New Yarn

   I got a full garbage bag of yarn today. Alot of it is cotton or acrylic, but there is also alot of wool and mohair. There was also a half finished blanket along with two sweater sleeves. Alot of … Continue reading

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New Project

   Even though I still have plenty of things on the needles, I am going to start intolerable cruelty ( http://knitty.com/ISSUEfall06/PATTcruelty.html ). It is a gorgeous skirt. I bought some satin yarn in a purple colored sort of red. It is … Continue reading

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