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A modest amount of progress on the Dolly Dearest Project. I had some time while waiting in the car. I made good use of it. Gson#2 had asked for his mom to buy him a tie. She told him that he should ask me, and of course I said "yes". My only question to him… Continue reading Workbasket

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Workbasket ~ Nearing Finish Line on Several Projects

WIPs: Potluck Cowl: So close! I nearly finished the cowl. I decided to sew-off the binding to retain maximum stretchy-ness. At our Google meet knitting group, I was earnestly sewing the binding off when DC exclaimed. She thought that I was frogging this project (again) when she saw the long string of yarn being pulled… Continue reading Workbasket ~ Nearing Finish Line on Several Projects

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Workbasket – Progress during recovery

I imagined that it would be easy to keep up with this blog while recovering from surgery. Yaaaaaah... nothing was easy. I didn't even make huge strides on any of my projects either. Now that I am back, let me catch you up. WIPs: Harry Potter blanket Gah! the stain is still very obvious in… Continue reading Workbasket – Progress during recovery

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Workbasket – Oops, I Did it Again

WIPs: Starting over, for whatever reason, is kinda my thing. Our knitting group even has a name for it... "Doing a Lorri". True to form, project s were frogged and started over. The shrug is an easy pattern to knit. The yarn is slippery. Stitches drop off quickly, then run away equally as fast. When… Continue reading Workbasket – Oops, I Did it Again

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Workbasket ~ A Couple of New Projects

WIPs: Knitting-group cowl: Before Christmas, DSH came up with this fabulous idea, in which each of us (that wanted to participate in the project) would submit a certain amount of sock yarn. The yarn would be split so each participant would get the same amount of each of the varieties submitted. Then we would use… Continue reading Workbasket ~ A Couple of New Projects