Dash & Burn

So, summer happened.  It was glorious, it was hot, it. was. busy.  And somehow in the midst of summer I said I was going to do this thing called Stash Dash where you try to knit a 5K, a 7K or a 10K’s worth of yarn.  I totally bombed this one folks.  For no real…
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Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

So I sort of won Stash Dash.  I say sort of because I finished over 4,000 yds of knitting.  Which is more than enough to qualify for the 3K.  However, since I was up knitting until midnight on the day of the finish, I did not post everything to Ravelry.  Which means that in the…
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A Cardigan Built For Two

Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer true.  I’m half crazy over the love of you…… …You’ll look sweet. Cuddled up neat. In a cardigan knit for two. Really?  Those aren’t the original lyrics? As you might remember, my girls have sort of a love hate relationship with my knitting.  They love receiving the knits, but…
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Synonymous In My World

I asked Adam which pattern he liked better, the chevrons or the stripes.  He looked at me blankly and replied, “those are synonymous in my world.” Hmmm… guess I’m on my own with this one.  I bought this Pepperberry Knits yarn at Yarnover in April.  The colorway is Beachcomber.  It’s 100% cashmere sport weight and…
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Mwa-ha-ha!

    Mwa-ha-ha!  (That’s my evil laugh)  I will win Stash Dash! I am one sleeve away from having a finished Solaris Cardigan.  That’s it.  One sleeve.  Well yes, one sleeve and a lot of seeming.  Yes, I know in this picture it looks as though I am one sleeve and a half of a…
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