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The 3 Main Reasons Knitting UFOs Exist

Filed in Just Stitches by on March 26, 2015 0 Comments
The 3 Main Reasons Knitting UFOs Exist

This past weekend I was teaching at a retreat focused on knitting UFOs (UnFinished Objects). It was a huge success and now several dozen UFOs are on their way to becoming FOs in one form or another. Even through the details of the answers to “how to move on” were different, it became apparent that […]

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3 Different Cast-ons in 1 Project

Filed in Just Stitches, Skill Building by on November 6, 2014 2 Comments
3 Different Cast-ons in 1 Project

It is finally finished! A project I have knit at least twice and with all the “rip out, recalculate, re-knits” probably more like three or four times. It doesn’t look like much on the display form that is about 4 sizes smaller than me, but this continues to the be challenge of working alone, at […]

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Doubting Your Awesomeness

Filed in Point of View by on April 25, 2014 3 Comments
Doubting Your Awesomeness

Have you ever knit something you loved, were super proud of, wore it out in public and not one person commented on it?   If you have knit more than one or two items, the answer is probably yes. If you have worn your hand-knitted garments to locations and events that were not directly associated […]

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Turning a WIP into a FO

Filed in Just Stitches by on April 9, 2014 1 Comment
Turning a WIP into a FO

I don’t think I have shown this to you, but this has been my primary WIP (surprise — it is entrelac)! But today my WIP became a FO. My plan (hope) was to wear it this weekend at Stitches South. And much to my own surprise, I will be able to do that without having […]

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A Fast FO

Filed in Just Stitches by on March 14, 2014 0 Comments
A Fast FO

Months ago I had this great idea for a knitting project spring to mind, and I had two partial skeins of yarn that I could combine for the project. But it wasn’t quite enough… It was a combo of my Mobius class and my Entrelac Class. I wanted to start with a rippled mobius similar […]

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