Tag Archives: Knitting From Scratch


Today was gloomy and rainy so I put on my latest, pinkest sweater to cheer myself up. Then I realized I never posted about it. Remember that bit of pink lace I showed you? Now it looks like this: (Let’s … Continue reading

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Elements of Murder and Mittens

My mom read a review of The Elements of Murder by John Emsley a while ago and mentioned it to me a couple of times and then gave me a copy for Christmas. It’s probably a sign of how many … Continue reading

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In Which There Are Mittens

For some reason, I make a lot of plans to knit mittens and yet never seem to get started. ThenĀ  I misplaced my usual mittens and realized I have only overkill serious winter gloves and not really warm enough gloves. … Continue reading

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It’s Not A Race

I bought some yarn ages ago with a vague plan about a textured cardigan maybe some cables, a bit of garter stitch. Surely happiness is a red sweater on a cold day. I scoured my stack of knitting books and … Continue reading

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