Posts Tagged "WIP Wednesday"

Industriousness: WIP Wednesday

Posted by on Apr 25, 2012 in Crafts | 0 comments

Industriousness: WIP Wednesday

I did a lot of knitting and crocheting last weekend, what with the poor-man’s retreat and all the quiet in my house. Rae is turning out to be a delightfully mindless knit, especially since I finally figured out how to tell if I’m about to start an increase row (there’s one every fourth row of garter stitch and the thought of moving a marker every four rows gives me hives). Here’s how to spot the kfb on the wrong side of the fabric if you, too, want Rae to be as simple as possible: It looks kinda like a V. If there’s a plain-old garter ridge above one of those...

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A Blanket and a Pillow: WIP Wednesday

Posted by on Mar 28, 2012 in Crafts, Highlight | 3 comments

A Blanket and a Pillow: WIP Wednesday

I’ve never participated in WIP (work-in-progress) Wednesday before, but since I’ve enjoyed sharing my progress on the Land and Sea blanket, I figured doing so on a Wednesday wouldn’t be too much of a stretch. And also, I have another project to share. I’ve been crafty, people. First, behold. I have completed the first (very small) contrast section on Land and Sea. I hadn’t mentioned it’s not a one-colourway blanket, had I? Well. I wanted to call it Sea to Sky, but my friend Alexa already has a blanket with that name, so I had to get not-at-all creative....

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