Tag Archives: wool yarn

Half a Bag of Yarn

I wanted to get a photo of every one of the yarns P of CT gave me in back in December. – Not only so I could share them with you, but because looking through stash photos is so much … Continue reading

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Special Delivery

I’ve been anxiously waiting for this package to arrive for a couple of weeks now. I never expected it to come by Air, let alone by “Royal” Mail!! lol. A Ravelry member offered one of my dear readers yarn for … Continue reading

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Two Striped Turtlenecks

Ever since I conquered both the increase method and rolling edges, I’ve been anxious to knit another Basic Neckwarmer for the Warm Hands Network! I picked this pair of yarns because the olive matches some of the specks in the … Continue reading

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CT Sheep and Wool

We had a wonderful time at the annual Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival! Although there was a blustery wind, it was sunny and warm enough to be comfortable wearing a fleece (not of the sheepy sort) vest. I realized as … Continue reading

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A Wooly Challenge

When I sort through a bag of donated yarn… or a thrift store or tag sale haul, I often discover a few scrap balls or skeins of wool. Over time I’ve accumulated a wool stash destined for charity knitting. Sadly … Continue reading

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Mitts – A Pair and a Spare

Knitting the charcoal mitt to replace DH’s missing one went so quickly and smoothly, I immediately cast-on to knit a second replacement! I thought if ever another mitt should escape, DH wouldn’t have to run around with one cold hand … Continue reading

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A Lonely Mitt

Do you recognize this charcoal mitt? I knitted it for DH back in December. Sadly, its partner has gone missing. It’s probably laying, forlorn, in a parking lot somewhere in New England, having dropped from of DH’s coat pocket when … Continue reading

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