Archive for September, 2006

Cabiny Goodness

Finally got out to the cabin for what has become, sadly, the annual visit. Just a delightful day. Not too hot. Not too buggy. Not too many dogs. Dave the neighbor wasn’t shooting too many things.



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It’s bigger and rounder

Finished El Shawlo del Pi. I think it came out a little smaller than I’d hoped–was aiming for wingspan. But as a garment, it does seem the right size. Blocked out a foot bigger than when fresh off the needles, and I’ll be sewing in ends till the day I die. Note to self: sew in ends as you go. Actually, I waited on purpose, so that the ends wouldn’t tug in after blocking. Good thinking! But I’ll still be sewing in ends till the day I die.


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NY = Yarny Treats

Yarny Treats

We have, clockwise from left:

Claudia’s handpaint fer socks, in Ocean Deep.

Cherry Tree Hill boucle.

Claudia’s handpaint mohair in Santa Fe.

Noro Daria.


Koigu in a beachy shade, one sock already done.

Lorna’s Laces, one sock on the needles.

And there was much rejoicing.

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