~halfway there~

One down, one more to go! Marlene Sock by Cookie A, Knit 1 Fall/Winter 2008 I loved this design the moment I saw it in this magazine, and waited patiently for the right yarn in the right colour to come along.  I settled on Naturally “Waikiwi” 4ply, a blend of 55% NZ Merino/20% Nylon/15%Alpaca/10%Possum.  It is gorgeous – soft […]

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~three(!) new projects~

Although most of my posts have been sewing related lately, I actually have been doing a little knitting in between, and I have three new projects to report!  Now is not the appropriate time to count the number of projects that I have to complete – this post is all about startitis starting some exciting new ones. First up – Marlene […]

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~interweave crochet, winter 2009~

Recently I purchased a copy of Interweave Crochet (W09) for the first time.  I’ve often scanned it at the counter in my LYS but have never actually bought one, because there wasn’t anything I immediately wanted to knit (that’s my magazine buying criteria!) But this time there were 2 neat little jumpers vying for my […]

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