Tag Archives: shawl

It’s time for another KAL!

I’ve joined Rachel Henry’s mystery shawl KAL, Capriole  and can’t wait for clue 1 to arrive in my Ravelry mailbox this Friday. I love shawls, especially semi-circular shawls and it’s been hard for me to decide what yarn to use but … Continue reading

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Yarn Along: Work in Progress and Of Course Reading!

Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs.  I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well.  So, what are you knitting or crocheting right … Continue reading

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Saturday Joy!

I was quite thrilled a few days ago to learn that I won a Fiesta Yarns Twitter contest and had no idea what I had won, other than it was a kit.  Today, my prize arrive and I’m super excited!!! … Continue reading

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Casting On and Casting Off: Aidez is finished!

I’m so thrilled with my new cardigan and I look forward to wearing later this year in Phoenix and when we take our road trip to Flagstaff to enjoy the cold winter weather.   I have to truly thank Kelly over … Continue reading

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Casting On and Casting Off: Woodburne, Aidez and Schooner!

I finished my Schooner shawl in two weeks, a record for me, and I’m so excited to have finally finished a shawl that is a decent size!  I took great pleasure in using yarn from my stash too and had … Continue reading

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Yippee, Fantasia is done!

I’m so excited that I’ve completed Fantasia Mystery KAL !!! I finished up my project late last night and got it all blocked.  This morning before the sun came out my little shawlette under went a simple photo shoot in … Continue reading

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Now available to everyone … Honey Hugs

Inspired by the warm rich honey tones of this yarn, I envisioned sunny fields of wheat, waving in the wind. This is a bottom up shawl design that uses short rows to give a slight curvature that will hug your … Continue reading

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Progress on my Fantasia KAL – Clue 2

It’s been a wonderful day off so far  and I’m happy that I was able to get just about everything done I wanted to today so I could enjoy my afternoon with knitting.  Since it was still cool enough to … Continue reading

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Progress on my Fantasia KAL – Clue 1

While my husband is off getting tires for our car this morning, I was able to cast on and complete 42 rows of clue 1 for the Fantasia KAL, project page found  here . I must  now patiently wait for … Continue reading

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Yarn Along: Knitting With a Bit of Reading!

Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs.  I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well.  So, what are you knitting or crocheting right … Continue reading

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