Archive for February, 2010
Yay – I actually knit something! They’re tiny and they’re vintage styled but that’s all I’m going to say for the moment. It’s seeee-cret. I knit the mauve item and Lily the beige. And no I am not pregnant!
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Pattern: Cedar leaf shawlette by Alana Dakos. Yarn: Manos Silk Blend Needles: 4mm and 4.5mm circular. Modifications: a few less short rows. In an effort to squeeze this pattern out of 1 skein of the Manos, Lily reduced the amount of short rows. Despite this she still ran out of yarn 3 leaves short of the end. […]
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Despite intense pressure from Lily I decided not to partake in the madness that is the Ravelympics this time. Knitting under pressure just doesn’t work for me and I don’t want to spend my week off work stressing about FOs/UFOs. As you can see though, Lily is determined to knit her way to a medal. Never one […]
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