Category Archives: Yarn

Completed Socks

Last February I knit these socks and posted about the process.  They were knit cuff down. Details are in this post, Hand Knit Basic Socks. I’ve worn them several times and been hand washing them and laying them flat to … Continue reading

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On My Knitting Needles; A Wingspan Scarf in Tosh Sock

This project is once again an example of selecting a pattern after the yarn has been purchased.  I was so excited about the softness and intense colors of this hand dyed Madeline Tosh Sock yarn.  So I bought it.  I … Continue reading

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Creating a New Cowl Pattern

Cowls are a type of scarf.  Sometimes called Gators/Gaitors or Endless Scarves they pull on over your head and you never have to worry about them falling off or unwinding.  No bulky scarf ends to fit under your jacket either! … Continue reading

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Creating New Scarf Patterns

Every time I buy a new yarn I need to take some time to work with it and find out it’s good points and it’s bad points.  Yarns are a bit like people.  No two yarns are exactly alike.  A … Continue reading

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Treasuries Featuring All Unwound

The last part of September my work was featured in several more Treasuries on Etsy.   That’s exciting!  Etsy is a hand made online marketplace filled with wonderful finds.  Treasuries are created by Etsy members to showcase cool handmade or supply … Continue reading

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On My Knitting Needles; Baby Alpaca

mom and baby, a photo by petersbar on Flickr. Not a real baby Alpaca, just it’s yarn!! This soft slightly fuzzy yarn is hand dyed in shades of blue and green. Not only are the colors hard to resist the … Continue reading

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More Recent Etsy Treasuries Featuring All Unwound

I’ve been honored to have my work featured in several more Treasuries on Etsy.  Here are the links to the latest Treasuries.  Etsy is a hand made online marketplace filled with wonderful finds.  Treasuries are created by Etsy members to … Continue reading

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