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Surprise! (Or maybe not so much now…)


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So, I’ve written this post tons of times in my head but apparently never sat down and wrote it on the computer. I figured out what was causing my August dry spell. It ended up being a bit more of … Continue reading

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FO – Orchid Thief


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Back in May I decided that it was high time I knit up Ysolda’s Orchid Thief. I’d been wanting to for awhile, I just hadn’t gotten around to it. I was looking through my stash on Rav for a suitable … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck Sweater – Tavern Sunset


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You’ve seen this sweater before in my post about not actually paying attention to cable charts. haha. This is my other test knit for Ysolda’s book “The Rhinebeck Sweater“. It’s Thea Colman’s design – Beekman Tavern. I knit mine in … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck Sweater – Black Walnut Pippin


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I test knit two sweaters from Ysolda’s new book “The Rhinebeck Sweater.” The first one was Gudrun’s Pippin. I love this sweater and it’s perfectly cozy and an all around great fall sweater. I purchased the yarn for it at … Continue reading

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FO – Rock Island


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I wrote this post on my phone during a flight home from Las Vegas last fall (October 2011…) with the intention of snagging some FO shots and posting it. Let’s pretend 6 months didn’t pass before I got some decent … Continue reading

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