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Living More and Little Booties

The last week we spent in Ottawa, celebrating the wedding of my cousin and visiting with family. I took about three photos the whole trip, and although I knit whenever there were quiet moments, I couldn’t quite finish these baby booties in time to give them to another cousin, who is expecting a baby any… Continue reading Living More and Little Booties

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Yarn Along: New Reads, New Link-Up

When I finish a really good book, a really absorbing read, it often takes me some time afterwards to get into a new book. I need time to savour the finished book, to think over the plot and characters, maybe even mourn its ending a little bit. After finishing two significant reads in the last… Continue reading Yarn Along: New Reads, New Link-Up

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Yarn Along: Claw Two

Joining with Ginny’s Yarn Along as usual. Another week, another slow progress report on Christopher’s Tridactyl mitts. At least now you can see why this pattern is so ideal for cycling mitts! Two claws, each housing two fingers, keep fingers warmer while allowing for more dexterity than a regular mitten. I over-extended the first claw,… Continue reading Yarn Along: Claw Two