Monthly Archives: May 2010

new houses

I am feeling a bit sad. A few days ago we got a letter. They’re going to build houses in the meadow behind our backyard. It’s so great to live in a home with a view like ours, it gives … Continue reading

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We’re enjoying the nice, even a bit hot, weather. We’ve been walking, we ate pancakes outside, more walking and we’ve been to the Music Meeting with friends. I haven’t knitted much, but all the main parts for Petal are now … Continue reading

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It could still be possible to finish everything

I’ve picked up an old WIP! It’s Willow from Kim Hargeaves’ Breeze. I started this last summer, but got stuck on it because of a bad yarn substitution. I’ve chosen Debbie Bliss’ Cashmerino DK yarn for this, without realizing that … Continue reading

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Pattern: Torquay, Sarah Dallas, Rowan 47 Yarn: Muskat, Garnstudio/Drops I loved knitting this. It is such a straightforward knit, and knitting stripes is so fun to do. Making I-cords was new for me, and turned out to be very fast … Continue reading

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Here is the back of Petal. It looks nice, doesn’t it? I quite like 4 ply knits. It’s a lot of work and the sweaters are not as warm as a DK sweater is, but I love the look of … Continue reading

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