Browsing Tag: Misc Knits

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Max’s Yoda Sweater

Here’s the Rav link.  This was really a fun project and happily it blocked out large since my gauge was off.  He pranced around the back yard ready for his close-up.  Big thanks to Lucky Penny Knits for a great sweater pattern…

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New Techniques

So Julie and I took 5 classes at the WI Sheep and Wool this year.  Yes we are crazy and that is why we are now busy recuperating.  One of the classes was a Russian continental knitting class.  Technically this is an Eastern combined knitting technique. I learned to knit English.  I have always knit [&hellip…

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Anyone for Cake?

This was a very fun project. I stuffed it with white floral styrofoam, which worked perfectly.   This was based after Alan Dart’s Wedding Cake Pattern.  I switch the top out tothe crochet rose pattern available free for on Ravelry.  I also added a 5 stitch I-cord along the bottom.  It’s off in the mail [&hellip…

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Knit, Rip, Repeat

I think I may have now been knitting for so long that sometimes I read directions and my brain translates them to how it thinks it should be. I’m knitting the Wedding Cake from Alan Dart.  Well, for some reason I looked at this and my brain said – hmmm…must be knit in the round, [&hellip…

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Coco Sweater

Coco has a sweater.  This pattern is from Doggie Knits and is the Piccolo Sweater. I figured out that she has quite the little barrel chest. I realized I may not have made this large enough, but instead of ripping I decided the smart thing to do was to put in a gusset. This seemed [&hellip…

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Cold but Clear

So winter has for sure come upon us — it’s very clear and cold today.  At least we are getting some sun today. I started a Coco sweater – the cold weather has urged me on since squeezing her into her old coats don’t seem to be an option this year. Unfortunately last night’s work [&hellip…

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Wintergreen Slugs

Not together of course… First up I changed the colors to purple, white and black for the Wintergreen Gloves (free Rav Pattern). These are coming along, but a little neglected at this point. Another neglected project are my slugs.  I want to do two more and his one still needs lips and eyes… whoops…