Category Archives: KAL

Summer’s End

Today is the first of school for the kids and I’m ready to embrace routine and schedules and even some “me time” ūüėČ ¬†This summer has been a mixed bag of sorts with many wonderful moments celebrating family and togetherness … Continue reading

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Business Casual

The socks I was knitting for my son’s ginormous feet are done! ¬†Happy dance!! He said that they fit perfectly and are super soft and hinted that he would like another pair. ¬†Um… maybe after I knit a few sweaters … Continue reading

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Slowly, Surely

Suddenly, it’s the last day of February! I don’t have much crafting progress for show-and-tell since I’m sort of stuck with the dreaded SSS (second sock syndrome). ¬†However, I’m determined to be monogamous with this project and see it through … Continue reading

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Can you feel the change in the air? ¬†The air is crisper, the leaves are turning and sweater weather is almost upon us! Ah September, the time for routine! ¬†As much as I love the relaxed pace of summer, I … Continue reading

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Soay Again

My Soay Cardi c’est fini! ¬†This was my entry to¬†MadMay2012 (Madelinetosh Madness). I used Tosh Pashmina, my first time knitting with this yarn and it is pure buttah!! ¬†I wanted to use this yarn for a totally different pattern, but … Continue reading

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Spring Garden Tee The Second

I knit the Spring Garden Tee as a part of the Tops, Tanks & Tees KAL hosted by Shannon of luvinthemommyhood. ¬†The first one¬†was when I test knit the pattern for Alana way back in 2010. ¬†This time around, I … Continue reading

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Tops, Tanks & Tees

It’s time to pack away my warm¬†woolies¬†and pull out those fun little tops and swishy skirts and summer dresses because it is spring and I love spring ‚ô• My knitting is going in the same direction too with the latest … Continue reading

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Goodies Galore

The second Club Kit from Dubai Knits arrived at my door earlier this month. This¬†month’s club had a bunch of goodies.¬† Heart shaped stitch markers from Fripperies¬†& Bibelots, a much needed¬†cute little measuring tape from The Sexy Knitter, aka, Sarah … Continue reading

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Mystery Revealed

The mystery sweater knit-a-long¬† that I have been a part of is done!¬† It looks quite adorable – poofy sleeves and all! Since this year’s spring is warmer than normal for most folks, the majority of knit-alongers¬†decided to knit short … Continue reading

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It’s All A Mystery

Even though I haven’t been blogging all that much lately, I have been knitting and I’ve got three projects going.¬† One of them is a mystery knit-along ‚ô• This pattern is for a child’s sweater by the very talented, Elena … Continue reading

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