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Finishing Spree

I am a member of the Team Knitting Dead, Ravelry group and have been participating in their annual cage match. I didn’t finish the vest that I cast on for the event but I did finish my Rose Tyler mitts,

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You get what you pay for…

I feel that it takes a crazy amount of effort to be modest where we live. I want my son to grow up respecting women and understand that it is great to express yourself but to try and do that

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TdF is here!

The Tour de Fleece is here. Woohoo! I have three raw alpaca fleeces, hand careers from my birthday, a spinning wheel, a drop spindle and I have spun maybe 6yds. I am working now and husband and baby and house

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It Was Grey Out pattern for test knitters progress

Woohoo! Hope to have Small pattern done by tomorrow and ready for test knitters, then will work on converting it to other sizes!

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Bugsy the Knitter cooks dinner

Cooked crock pot chicken tonight. A whole fryer in the crock pot with Newmans Own Lemon Garlic marinade and some turmeric and pepper. I threw together some short crust pastry that Xander helped me roll out. I used silicone muffin

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Oopsy

So…sewing mishap, toddler went down for a nap and out cane the dewing machine. Got all the way to inserting the zipper, sadly the fabric doesn’t have a lot of give and I will not be able to wear these

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Lovesock KAL Progress

It seems as if I am going to beat second sock syndrome. This weekend I cast off my first sock and cast on the second one the next day; I am already at the heel flap of the second sock!

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