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Weekend & Contest winnings

Posted by on May 5, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

This weekend started out with a trip down the river to get our first CSA farm share of the year. I was so excited. I had missed having a farm share last year. This farm also seemed to meet my expectations of a CSA. If you click on the photo, you will see what we received. Somehow the salad mix and braising greens snuck out of the bag and did not make it...

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Alisa is live!

Posted by on May 3, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

I am so excited to be able to present my baby Alisa to you. She has come along way from an idea that I created for a secret pal way back in SP10. She is now a full fledged pattern ready to be knit by all. Purchasing locations: Ravelry & Website Remember all proceeds go to ravelry for the first two weeks that Alisa is on sale. After that time, a portion...

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FO Friday – Catrack Cowl

Posted by on May 2, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

So the design juices have been flowing and last Wednesday I could not sleep so I cast on a new thing. Let me introduce the Cattrack Cowl. Perfect mix of yarn and pattern. Many of you might be watching the cowl craze sweep the internet. Back in November, I knit a giant swatch that have been wearing all the time. I love it so much that I put away all the...

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Thursday – Yarn Tastings

Posted by on May 1, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

4-4.25sts/inch on US 9s30% Cotton, 30% viscose, 20% Angora, 20% Polyamide102 yds, Color: CS 127 This yarn is super cozy. I for sure would not want an entire stockinette sweater out of this yarn. It is super cozy and warm. It is a little itchy on my sensitive skin. It would be a good candidate for an airy cardigan. I just don’t feel what this could be...

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WIP Wednesday

Posted by on Apr 30, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Many of you are probably here to find out about Alisa. Sadly, I feel I need to delay release. The three smallest sizes work, but the largest two sizes are having problems. My test knitter Erica is on it. So I guess this is a WIP. Erica talks about it over on her blog. The new date is only a few days away. Since a few of you probably will wait to purchase...

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