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I'm a married knitter, crocheter, and newbie spinner living in the Maryland suburbs with my photographer- computer geek hubby, 3 cats, and 3 dogs. And yarn. A LOT of yarn. Just ask my hubby.

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Yarn P0rn!!!

I’m a little afraid of what that subject line may bring my way, but oh well. =)

So, last weekend (the 20th), a few of us Knitty girls met up at All About Yarn in Columbia. I picked up a few hanks of Wool in the Woods Double Kiss in Bashful. No clue what it […]

Socks!

So, I’ve made socks before, but I am very proud of these because they are my first:

1. Toe-up socks 2. Short-row heels 3. 2-at-once on circs

All of which, I have determined, rule. So, without further ado, My Toe-Up-Two-At-Once-Short-Row-Heel Socks!

Patons Kroy Sock in Tutti-Frutti Jacquard, knit on size 2 Addis (my newest […]

Jayne Hat pattern

There has been some discussion of the Jayne hats on the Knittyboards of late, so I figured I’d post the pattern I worked out for the hats I made for Kris and Ed.

Jayne Hat

Cascade 220, doubled throughout – 1 skein each in colors 7825 (orange), 9404 (yellow), and 9444 (red) – makes 2 […]

More finished stuff

So, it occurs to me that I finished my Clapotis about a month ago, and never remembered to post any pictures of it.

Here it is, with a teeny smidge of my tattoo peeking out over the top, and a closeup of the actual fabric.

I used Wool in the Woods “Swan”, in that […]

Tivoli Tee

Kris is home, so I had him take this pic of my finished Tivoli.

And once I have some more success on the Yarn Diet Diet, it will look much less lumpy around the middle… *sigh*

More FO’s

I’ve been the finishing queen lately. I frogged the pink Sigma tank that I had started and turned the yarn into a Tivoli tee, which I loooooooove. (Will post pics when I have a photographer here to take some). What an awesome pattern! I cast on in the car going to EdFest, and was done […]