Category Archives: Finished Knits

Purging

How has your new year been so far? All 13 days of it? Have you been organizing and clearing out all the clutter? This is something I do every time the new year rolls in. Once the Christmas decorations are … Continue reading

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Done And Dusted

Does everyone feel like 2011 has flown by at warp speed or is it just me?  Personally, it has been a challenging year in many ways but at the same time so rewarding.  My knitting journey has moved forward in a positive direction … Continue reading

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Mustard Cables

New threads for the Little Miss When I first saw this yarn, I fell in love with the color.  I knew immediately that I wanted to knit a cabled sweater with a bit of chic thrown in.  “Functional and fun” … Continue reading

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Frozen Fingers

Seen on our walk yesterday… and this sweet girl and this little guy soon, all those leaves will fall But look at that snow line! Granted we don’t get much snow in Vancouver but this city is nestled alongside the Coast … Continue reading

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Aidez

A wonderful way to celebrate Wovember with a wooly sweater… my Grandpa Sweater Aidez is completed and is the coziest thing ever!!  I adore everything about it.  What an enjoyable knit! Considering that this is a longer sweater and is knit using … Continue reading

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Courtenay

Fall is my favorite season.  This time of year is so fleeting yet so beautiful with the rich autumnal shades that surround us.  As temperatures dip, a cozy hat is perfect to keep the chilly winds at bay. Courtenay is … Continue reading

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Find A Penny

Remember this shawl that I test knit recently? This pattern is called, Find a penny and was designed by a dear friend and a fellow Amira, Lindsay.  I love all of her knitting and the yarns she uses.  She’s been steadily cranking out new … Continue reading

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Squishy Hat For A Boy

It has been a while since I knit anything for my son, Prithvi and when he mentioned this fact to me last week, I felt a humungoid pang of guilt!!  Determined to remedy this sad truth I cast on for a hat … Continue reading

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Cinnamon

I really want to gush about this pattern from designer, Elena Nodel.  She creates the most interesting designs that are great to knit and fun to wear.  Since she’s got a little girl of her own, she cleverly incorporates “growing room” … Continue reading

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Kobalt

I finished a test knit for a friend this week and it was just the perfect amount of knitting instant gratification.  More details about the pattern coming once it is published including my slap-forehead moment when I ran out of … Continue reading

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