Pursuit of Fiber

Chasing after that which renews my soul and ties it together: Fiber, Food, Friends, Family and Faith

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Building a wardrobe

Posted by on May 6, 2015 in fiber | 0 comments

I’ve been doing this challenge without realizing that I was doing it.  I love creating one-of-a-kind garments. My first focus was I was greatly in need of cute workout clothing especially leggings. Well I found the perfect pattern, Sloan leggings!  It has a curved separate waistband with pocket for keys, cards, or phone. It also stays up through a...

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Five Minute Friday: Gather

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | 5 comments

I am going to try to join in with this weekly prompt to get my blogging muscles back in shape. This week is Gather. Gathering is so important to me. It’s about community. If I can’t gather with friends in person or online via twitter, google hangout, skype, ravelry or instagram, I feel a bit sad. I love the connections that get made each time...

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It’s Been 5 Years. I’m Back!

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in faith, family, fiber, flowers & plants, food | 3 comments

It’s been five years since I last blogged. A lot has changed. I felt the winds of change. I didn’t expect what came. I thought we were going to move faraway for an awesome job and I was going to throw myself into the new world, well not exactly. What came was… Kids: I’d been told on my 30th birthday that kids were statistically...

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FO Friday: The 9 month sweater

Posted by on Sep 18, 2009 in fiber | 14 comments

Wow my butt looks so tiny in this picture. Still in shock of my new body. Pattern: Wheat-Ear Cable Yoke by Pam Allen from Interweave Knits Summer 2007 project page Yarn: Cascade Yarns Venezia Worsted in Olive (818 yards – 3.75 skeins) Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) Inox Express Circular, US 6 (4.0mm) Crystal Palace Circular, US 7 (4.5mm) Crystal Palace...

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The Bonus FOs: Cowl edition

Posted by on Sep 18, 2009 in fiber | 2 comments

I can’t believe that my most recent knitting FO post was back in early februrary. Shocking. Sorry to leave ya’ll hanging like that. Pattern: Thermis by Kris Knits (ravelry pattern link) project page Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Merino Worsted in Marron Oscuro (152 yards) Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) Inox Express circular (lazy loop method) Mods: Instead of...

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