Category Archives: designing

Cunning Plots

As I’ve mentioned before, I tend to eschew new year’s resolutions. However, despite this disinclination, I do find this time of year (and by “this time of year”, I apparently mean February – my holiday internet bailed out in the … Continue reading

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The Obligatory 2011 Knitting Retrospective

At the beginning of 2011 I laid down some knitting goals for the year ahead, accompanied by the usual lyrical waxing about how the new year is basically a completely arbitrary point that doesn’t really have much significance when it … Continue reading

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Mature Adulthood

Hello blog! I would like to announce that I am madly in love. Or lust. One of the two, or a bit of both. What can I say, but stash-diving is a wonderful thing. Over a year ago now I … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Dark and Hoodie

So, I finally finished the black pullover that I’ve been mentioning for, oh, months now. Man, but it has been slow on the knitting front the last while. Well, actually it’s been slow on the most everything front (everything but … Continue reading

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Finished Object: City Nights Scarf

As mentioned last post, I had a brand new full-time job sprung on me last week. This was of course a very pleasant surprise; it’s only a temporary position, but I’m learning lots of useful and interesting things, and now … Continue reading

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2011 Knitting Plans

As I’ve mentioned in earlier posts, over the last few months I’ve been thinking a little about the projects and techniques that I’d like to try my hand at this year. While I have always been and remain an impulse … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Tweedmobile Cardigan

  Okay, I know it’s a ridiculous name. But I just couldn’t help myself. And frankly, I’ve been going on this one for so long that I’m just glad to have it done, even if the name I’ve given it … Continue reading

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