Monthly Archives: September 2007

disco monkeys

No, not dancing monkeys, but disco yarn monkey socks! The pair is almost finished for my mom! Advertisements

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market bag

Here’s a quick project–it’s the market bag from the Classic Elite website. The pattern is free, and it takes just 2 balls of Provence, a mercerized cotton. Here’s the link: http://www.classiceliteyarns.com/pattern_detail.php?patternID=30 It’s been a fun couple of days for knitting. … Continue reading

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finished pillow

This is the first of 4 – 6 pillows to go in my dining room chairs. It’s a little brighter and wilder than I had originally intended, but it’s not too terribly bad. The next few pillows will probably be … Continue reading

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jitterbug

Remember these socks? They’re Colinette Jitterbug, and they are my favorite socks of all that I’ve made. Today, there is new Jitterbug yarn on the shelves at Cozy! This color, Florentina, is not there yet. Alas, it is back-ordered. The … Continue reading

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No knitting, but some crochet

Not too much knitting or crocheting going on right now, but little bits of progress can be seen here and there.First, the market bag I’m working on for the shop. It’s a free Classic Elite crochet pattern that can be … Continue reading

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yarn sale

Get ready for the anniversary sale at Cozy in Durham this weekend. Yarn is on sale Sunday from 12 – 5 (all yarn is 25% off. Yes, all yarn!), and the clothes and shoes and some other things are on … Continue reading

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spiral pillow and a new freeform purse

I started the 3 color spiral for the back of the pillow this morning. It’s not quite big enough yet, and I haven’t done the surface crochet, but here’s what it looks like so far. Yesterday, I finished the purple … Continue reading

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