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July 11th, 2007 | RPW: Knitting!

The Pimlico Shrug has grown. I now have the seams sewn, and several rows of 2×2 and then 3×3 ribbing completed. I did generate an unexpected pattern when switching from one rib to the other: See the holes? Not so much part of the pattern. I didn’t realize until I was about 1,500 stitches into [...]

June 27th, 2007 | New project plans . . . travel

We are traveling, this week and next, with the extended family, courtesy of my very generous in-laws. Can you guess where? Although we won’t be in Tuscany this time, we were lucky enough to get there just before my oldest was born. I’m so thrilled about this trip! I thought quite a bit about which projects to take along, and I narrowed it [...]

April 25th, 2007 | Update on “Alongs”

Current knitting: The Argosy wrap is progressing. The pattern is relatively simple (reminding me that I should go back and check it as I’m just going on memory now and don’t want to miss a critical issue). The yarn is divine–soft and easy on the hands–and the colors are constantly amazing me. The light blue and [...]

February 28th, 2007 | Finished Fetching

Here is a somewhat accurately colored photo of the one Fetching that is completely done. The other has been cast off and all, but since I didn’t swatch for row gauge (as usual) and added a few extras rows to compensate on one glove only (shown), I have to frog a bit above the thumb and [...]

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