Tag Archives: hand knitting

Many More Cowls


I finished my comparison hemp cowls! I made both the 6ply hemp cowl (posted earlier to this one) and just finished a 3ply hemp cowl in the same dimensions, pattern and needles. Here they are side by side. Close ups … Continue reading

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Working On Some New Patterns


I have been making a lot of cowls lately! I was working with a thick cotton yarn, but could not find enough to sell. So I took my cowl ideas and adapted them to yarns I have available in stock! … Continue reading

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Slender Stockinette Vest


I made another vest, this one more slender in design. Next vest I will play around with the back piece. I want it to flow more…. I switched back to making cowls, to test out a yarn for friend. I … Continue reading

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Not So FrankenSock…..


I can make a mostly normal looking sock! But I made it too short, I didn’t measure enough room for the heel. Now I have a very mismatched pair of woolen anklet socks. Hmmmm! Moving right along, I also made … Continue reading

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Nav Centre – Cornwall ON


The OHS Conference was hosted in the Nav Center in Cornwall, Ontario. Its a lovely location right on the St Lawrence. When people were in classes, I had a chance to snap a bunch of pictures walking around outside the … Continue reading

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OOOooh Look, Some Knitting!


On Wed I missed a call. Or I would have been knitting even quicker! Yesterday, I went in to check out a cotton mill end yarn (misdyed) that one of my suppliers is considering purchasing. Last night I knit up … Continue reading

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Tunring Around the Edge


I have been having fun working out the math to figure out how much yarn I have to work with. After making the first shawl I had 20 grams of yarn left over. Here is the breakdown: 1st Segment – … Continue reading

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