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Stuff I Made

It feels weird sharing stuff as if everything is the same as ever. But it isn’t, is it? Anxiously reading the news. Wondering if our travel plans are going to have to be cancelled (they’re in late June so…) Wondering

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Kaarre Beanie

Ok, it’s actually a toque but it pains me to write it like that. I realize that it’s the accepted spelling but it will always be a tuque to me. Anyway… When I went to Rhinebeck this year, I stopped

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Starry Night Cowl

I have a new toy for my camera: an extension tube. Basically, it shortens your focal distance so you can get closer to your subject. I had these grand plans to play with it this weekend. I thought I’d work

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A Girl and a Cowl

I’ve been having a such a hard time getting pictures of my makes. I was supposed to get pictures of my Rhinebeck shawl in Rhinebeck but M wasn’t feeling very well so we just hurried home. Since, I just haven’t

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Unseasonal 2

Oh, so this one is even older than last week’s hat! I started this shawl in December and finished in February, pictures last weekend. I swear I’ll start doing better with pictures! It’s just not the type of picture I

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Unseasonal 1

According to my Ravelry project page, I started this hat in February and finished it in March. I already knew then that it would be too late for a hat but I just needed to make it. It usually takes

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Fornjot Mini Shawl Thing

You know, I think I should check my gauge more often when knitting shawls. I pretty much never bother to because gauge isn’t as critical with those items as it can be for something that has to fit the body

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For the Knitworthy

I gave my sister a combo birthday-housewarming-Christmas gift this year but I still wanted to give her something to unwrap at Christmas. So I got her champagne gummy bears! Seriously, I did. But I also knit her a little something.

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Thebe Cowl-Shawl Thingy

I just checked and I finished this in August. I got pictures last week… This is the second installment from the 2018 Ysolda Teague shawl club. No, I haven’t knit the first installment yet. I was too busy when it

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Summer Shawl

For the second year in a row I’ve made a shawl just in time for Summer with the expectation that it would be lovely for chilly night. Then, the chilly nights failed to materialize. I did use it on the

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