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The predicted snow next week is not my fault

So I had my sister mail me two groups of yarn when I was in the Dominican Republic.  One was used to make my blue dress.  The other set was to make Mitts with Pints by SpillyJane.  I was being … Continue reading

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Engineering a bathing suit

This is how I came to have a new bathing suit shown through a timeline. August 3rd – Gave in to desire and bought material at Encajes La Rosario. August 14th – Made all the measurements directed by the information … Continue reading

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Fidelity

You know one unexpected benefit from living the Dominican Republic (I mean because there were many expected ones, more baseball, no snow), it has provided project fidelity. I just was looking at facebook, and have like Fibre Space.  Of course … Continue reading

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She’s my sister and this is her Cardigan

So my Aunt Paula knits many more items for the niece and nephew than I do.  And that is fine because it takes the pressure off of me to make hats in a timely manner.  My sister has expectations of … Continue reading

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DFSL

So time for another thing I will not wear. In the future I may give something to my sister that I ask for visiting rights on. By that I mean, when I visit I have the right to wear it. … Continue reading

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Another trip to previous days and projects

So I believe I said I would discuss how wonderful my Saturday was. Well I better do it before the days get to the point where I have to specify which Saturday. Not last Saturday but the Saturday before and … Continue reading

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Right on track

So a little more about the Marilyn sweater before I move on. I realized I talked about the divots but did not show (or attempt to show what I meant). So here goes my attempt. Also to talk a little … Continue reading

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Got the rest of the pattern

So I was able to get the rest of the pattern for the sweater and was so very happy. I immediately went to work knitting away. It was interesting because the way I did the decreases for the bust gather … Continue reading

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Look ma, no pattern

My sister complains that I do not update enough for her to keep up with my projects. Well part of that is sometimes the projects do not give me enough to talk about. I mean what if I was to … Continue reading

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Pants!

So as the current state of my room indicates, (I’m lucky no one can see it, besides a select few) there has been more sewing. The main reason that there are spurts of sewing is that with the limited space, … Continue reading

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