Watermelon Socks

I’ve always had a fascination with self-striping yarn, but yarn that makes patterns is a whole other level for me.  So when I saw Biscotte & Cie* yarn that made a watermelon pattern I had to try it.  The results: I love them!  Besides being incredibly cool, the yarn was really soft and fun to knit…

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Looking for a “Silver Lining”

Maybe it’s that the mornings and evenings are starting to be cooler and I’m not ready for summer to be over.  Maybe it’s chasing a three month old puppy is harder at 40-something than it was at 30-something.  Maybe it’s just Wednesday. Whatever “it” is, I’m feeling “meh” about my knitting and reading this week.…

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Finished Object Friday x 2

I don’t know why I have such an aversion to finishing projects. Really, sewing in the ends is probably the quickest part of any project but it takes me the longest to do. Tuesday was a travel for work day so I took my not-quite-finished socks with me and promised myself they would be done…

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