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Knitter Logic FAIL

As you can see, I ran out of yarn before I ran out of stitches to bind off. Knitting faster didn’t work nearly as well as I’d hoped. Sigh. Short of ripping back and reworking the repeats, there’s not much I can do. I’m a little annoyed because, according to the ball band, I shouldContinue Reading

Outrunning the Yarn

Last week I was digging through my stash (which I’m hoping to organize at some point in the not-too-distant future) and stumbled upon a yummy skein of Bluefaced Leicester from one of my favourite (Canadian!) yarn dyers, Oceanwind Knits. On a whim, I cast on for a Summer Wind cowl and knit a bit wheneverContinue Reading

In Between Knitting

This has been an exhausting, frustrating sort of week. My fabulous plans for March Break were pretty much decimated by work (which still isn’t done, by the way). Apparently today is the Drop-Dead Date for this project to be finished but it’s after 6 p.m. and I’m still waiting on final, final changes. So lifeContinue Reading