Category Archives: knitting

U.F.O.s

When the rains came the roof of the garden shed began to leak and one of the windows broke. Not a big deal as damage goes, but it prompted me to go and check on the plastic storage boxes I … Continue reading

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JUST IN CASE….

 …..that there is anyone out there still remotely interested in what I have to ‘show and tell’, – although to be absolutely correct, this post is more ‘tell’ because I am waiting for my camera batteries  to recharge and my … Continue reading

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MEMORY

There is a little puzzle going round in my brain at the moment. As every knitter knows, if you leave a piece of knitting half way through for any length of time, when you pick it up to finish it the … Continue reading

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BURR-ish

I finally took some photo.s of my other version of Veronique Avery’s Burr cardigan to put on my Ravelry projects page, so I thought I would also show them here. As I said in a previous post, my first version was … Continue reading

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FROGGING

 BURR The cardigan I was knitting is destined to be frogged. It has come up WAY too large, so will have to go. This [above] is what I shall be putting in its place; it is BURR by Veronique Avery … Continue reading

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