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Vintage Baby Checkerboard Cardigan

Some of you have seen the Vintage Baby Bed Jacket I knit from a 1965 issue of Popular Needlework magazine. There was another pattern on the same page called “Pink Cardigan” and I have completed that one now, too! Now, … Continue reading

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Vintage Baby Bed Jacket – Sleeves

Is anyone trying this great pattern? I hope so. If you’ve knit along so far, you are now ready to make the sleeves. Now, this is the part of this old vintage pattern that got a little sparse on the … Continue reading

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Haruni Knitalong

The first session of the Haruni Shawl knitalong started last night at K2Tog and it was really fun – an enthusiastic set of 7 knitters, game for anything, and a very pretty collection of their yarns, shown here. In this … Continue reading

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Haruni Shawl – Over the Finish Line

I finished Emily Ross’ Haruni Shawl last night at about 11:25 p.m. Watched a marathon session of Ken Burns’ “The Civil War” on PBS – they finally stopped asking me for more money – and I added the last bead … Continue reading

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The Summerflies Shawl

We are in for another week or more of rainstorms and grey skies here in Northern California. It’s been a bit of a long winter of that kind of weather – or so it seems to me right now. I … Continue reading

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Maid Marian Socks

My friend Jan and I went to see the movie Robin Hood the other day and being the compulsive personality that I am, I could not stand the thought of sitting in a theater for 2.5 hours with no knitting. … Continue reading

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If Your Name is Karen King . . .

. . . .stop reading this post right now, unless you and I have already seen each other. I am going to display a picture about what I made you for your birthday and if I haven’t already seen you, … Continue reading

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