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Here is my first attempt at Designing

Well here it is my first attempt at designing a pullover for myself using one of Kieran Foley's designs.

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Here it is my sixth attempt

This is the beginning of my sweater incorporating Kieran Foley's "Crocodile" swatch. Yes it took me six attemps, thank goodness for Kieran's patience and help, I am on my way now.

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Kieran Foley

Has anyone worked on patterns from this man, they are fantastic but oh so difficult.

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Finally coming off the needles

Here is the begining of adding border to my shawl and the stitches being worked off the needles......now I wonder how long this will take as I only get to work on this between more pressing projects.

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Canadian Men's Knitting Retreat????

Not sure this is the place to post this but I keep running across MKR's in the States, is there any interest in having one here in Canada??? If so contact me and we can do some brain storming.

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pics of felting process

here is my adventure lol

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Felting

This my first attempt at felting (motovated by Nathaneal's slippers). I have taken several pic's of during knitting before felting and after felting.

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WIP

Lace, isn't it the most disturbing picture when it is on a needle, hopefully this shawl will be finished and blocked in the next few weeks, and for any of you who read my previous blog, I got a call t

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Holiday is over!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hi.... I arrived back yesterday and am missing the sun already. Had a wonderful and productive vacation (knitting of course).

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Hi Guys...off on holidays

Just wanted to say I am off to Mexico on Saturday and hope to meet up with "Solomondre" with a care package of yarn as he has a problem in getting "real" wool.

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