Archive - Mar 2008

March 16th

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say huh?

None of my files are attaching to my blog looks like they do, but when I save them...nothing shows up on the finished entry. HOLP! HOLP! (says the luddite).

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The hat

From the remnant 5 inch strip cut off the edge of Dad's sweater..

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Detail of machine steeking

Done on the Janome Sewist 521.
hand baste-backstitched with fingerling wool singles
short straight-stitched over basting
short straight-stitched half stitch away from cutting line

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Dads Drop shoulders front and backs~ Not yet blocked

I'm doing the shaping on the sewing machine: neck and shoulder shaping, and a v neck zip cardi.

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Proof of the pudding...

some photos from this last 12 days knitting... not yet blocked
Mom's front panels.
Dad's front and backs (not yet shaped on sewist 521)

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Highland Triangle by Cheryl Oberle

I made this shawl for my niece. It is from Cheryl Oberle"s "Folk Shawls". I used Briggs and Little Sport on 5.5mm.

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Atlanta People. . .

Everyone okay? Knitch okay?

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Reasonably Hip For Dennis

This is a hat I made for Dennis, I think he was feeling abandoned with all the chemo caps I have been making. he thinks it is "real cool".

March 15th

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hats are done

Well, I've finished some hats, but not the Koolhaas yet. That pattern confused me and I had to frog it. I still want to do one. Maybe that'll be next.

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knitaholics anonymous

I started and finished the front panel for my dad's sweater with the help of the DVD of "TORCH SONG TRILOGY". (The Harvey Fierstein commentary is a hoot).