Pink Socks

A couple of weeks ago I started these socks and they felt like they flew off my needles. In less than 2 weeks, here they are! I love the shading in the pinks, how they are almost watercolour-like in appearance. The yarn is String Theory Colorworks Entanglement in Oxytocin. It’s the February colour from this year’s…

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Crafting Confessions

I don’t like handpainted yarn. Or at least, I don’t like the things I knit with handpainted yarn.  I understand the attraction: it looks so pretty in the skein.  I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve been lured in by a unique colour combination. Or a cool name.  Or a limited edition. Or…

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Freshly Re-Finished Friday

As I was returning from vacation (literally as I re acquired Canadian cell coverage) I got a text from my sister asking if I could fix this: Apparently my three year old nephew insisted on continuing to wear them. Darning has never been a skill of mine, but since this wasn’t technically darning, I thought…

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