Tag Archives: knit-along

Spring KAL: Goloring

For our second exclusive knit-along of 2014, we’ll be working with another gradient kit to make a graceful cabled scarf called Goloring by M K Nance. If you’d like to hear more about the source of the pattern title, check … Continue reading

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KAL Preview: Iris Electra

It’s already time to talk about knitting in 2014, if you can believe that! For the first quarter knit-along, and for the first time ever, we’re using one of my own designs. What makes this pattern extra special is that … Continue reading

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Fall Knit-along: Fiar

For our next Black Trillium Fibres knit-along, I’m excited to be featuring Fiar, an established design by one very talented Irish Girlie Knits. Fiar is a cowl pattern (two size options, I’m all about choices), and the reason we’re using … Continue reading

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Summer Projects

Finished knitting the dreamy Castanets: Added a few beads to the border: Castanets’ knitted-on border required a quick-knit chaser: This pattern was published and required my immediate attention: I made something up as I went along in order to use … Continue reading

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Turnagain Tips & Cast On

I put my latest Turnagain on the needles yesterday, and since I took the time to figure out exactly what part of a crocheted cast-on to pick up for easier unraveling at the end I thought I’d share a few … Continue reading

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Ready To Cast On?

I’ve chosen my colors for my “official” (not testing) version of Turnagain for the knit-along: My main color will be Beach Glass (color C), my 3/4 skein is Butterbeer (color D), and my four highlights (A & F 1/2 skeins, … Continue reading

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Finished Turnagain

My Turnagain tester is done! I love how soft and squishy the two layers are together. This cowl is going to be the perfect cool-weather knit. I’ve listed (and sold) several more kits in the last week – click here … Continue reading

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Testing Turnagain

This many colors can’t be a bad thing: Color A: Dahlia (1/2 skein) Color B: Silverlight (1/4) skein) Color C: Toad Lily (Full skein) Color D: Amethyst (3/4 skein) Color E: Nautilus (1/4 skein) Color F: Ceilo (1/2 skein) Turnagain … Continue reading

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Fall KAL Update – Turnagain

Every year I’m relieved to be able to start wearing my woolen hand-knits again. Being back in the Willamette valley, that time of year comes a tad bit later that up in the Cascade Foothills outside Seattle. Knitting season is … Continue reading

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