Monthly Archives: May 2007

one little monkey

This is a comfy sock–can’t wait to finish the mate. Even though it’s in the low 90’s, I like wearing them so much! If I wear them at home, no one will see them and think I’m nuts. Advertisements

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Opal revisited

Hurray, I’ve finally settled on a pattern for the Opal Neon. It’s “Monkey” designed by Cookie A., and can be found in the archives at Just as Cookie A. says, it’s an addictive little design. I started on Friday.Coordinates … Continue reading

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Projects, finished, halfway done, and unstarted

Unstarted: socks in Liisu hand-dyed yarn. This yarn has a small mohair component, which makes it feel very cozy. I’m looking forward to choosing a pattern for this one.For Sheila, here’s a close up:I didn’t intend to make this a … Continue reading

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a moment of silence, please….

…..for the Opal Neon socks seen previously on this blog. The first try was a bust because they were coming out way too small for this chunky leg. The next try failed because the stitch pattern couldn’t be seen in … Continue reading

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knitting update

First of all, let me say that I don’t know why the pictures are positioned like this. They started out in a jumble, and I was able to move some of them so that they weren’t overlapping. I guess I’m … Continue reading

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no sleeves yet

The log cabin cardigan looks like a sweater now, or at least a vest. Sleeves are next!

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