Category Archives: Cardigans

The Leaves Edition

My cousin posted this picture on Facebook and I had to share ūüôā Source There’s a chill in the air, the days are getting shorter and pumpkin spice lattes are back! Time for nature’s catwalk to begin with trees resplendent … Continue reading

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Seamed Vs. Seamless

When I initially began knitting sweaters, the concept of seamless, top-down knitting, in the round was pretty unconventional. ¬†Even for baby sweaters. ¬†Patterns instructed you to knit the sweater in pieces and then seam the parts together. ¬†There was little … Continue reading

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Vitamin D

Start date on my¬†Vitamin D¬†cardigan¬†was October of last year!!! ¬†Finally, this project is off the needles… huge sigh of relief! I’m sort of on the fence about this one ūüė¶ ¬†I don’t know if I would feel differently if I … Continue reading

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Distraction Tactics

I’ve been working on what I thought was more than a few rows on my Vitamin D cardigan every night. ¬†My routine at night is to knit while I go through my PVR list before bed (because who really has … Continue reading

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A Bunch Of Random

Can lilacs fade? Ours certainly have although, they smell just as pretty. Come on little bean, you can do it! ¬†I noticed a tear on one of the leaves. ¬†I hope it isn’t some pesky bug but just from little … Continue reading

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Embracing Color

When it comes to yarn (or fabric), color is my friend. ¬†I’m always drawn to saturated, vibrant shades. Never one to shy away from wearing color, it’s always a challenge to pair my handknits with my clothes. I recently purchased … Continue reading

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Baby Red

I almost forgot to share finished pictures of this project. ¬†I knit a little baby sweater for another soon-to-arrive bebe using the Baby Sophisticate pattern and Malabrigo (swoon!) yarn. My favorite part about this pattern was the little shawl collar, … Continue reading

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