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Packed and ready to go

I am all packed and I rationalised the knitting to one pair of socks, a pair of mittens and 4 shawls, oh and I printed out a hat pattern just in case as well just need to get to airport … Continue reading

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there has been knitting really there has

In the long absence from the blog as I was a busy with work I did keep up with the knitting I had gone through my list of knits for other people – a few requests come in and finally I … Continue reading

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Nearly there

I did it I finished my jumper ready for the trip to Shetland, Scotland, England and Paris This is a bit of a band camp jumper moment – or fan girl as it is a knit designed by one of … Continue reading

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in anticipation

just a quick hello after the Art’s Preview this week on Tuesday night I was so excited to see how all the entries had gone this year My Ursula won a blue ribbon – read first and the Mobius cowl a red … Continue reading

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ends and beginnings

  Ends sewn in, blocking done and all my planned entries dropped off in plenty of time for the Easter show this year hurrah   post knitting deadline blues have not quite hit as yet but I am sure they … Continue reading

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sleeveland or how I am nearly done

The additional yarn for the sleeves arrived on Monday and although it is a different dye lot it matches so closely it is hard to tell the difference – and I am only using for the sleeves so it will … Continue reading

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how to read a ball band or lesson in how to knit part #2

Along with a swatch another import part of the knitting process is to learn to read a ball band – or collectively before starting a large project check you have enough yarn   Don’t read the band, as I did, … Continue reading

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one sleeve forward on sleeve back

well not really a sleeve but a yoke, sleeves were hurt in the making of the post so read at your own peril…… Great progress this week on Amanda as the sleeves finished up on Monday and the body was … Continue reading

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planning and making

  Who doesn’t love a long weekend – time to do the chores and have just that bit extra to make, do, plan or work on a bigger project This weekend I am making great progress with my Amanda cardigan … Continue reading

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What missfee did in 2014

  For a minute I was worried that I hadn’t really knit much in the last year But after properly updating Ravelry and my photo album – after a computer migration gone awry, I found a few more projects lurking … Continue reading

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