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sock heels without the holes

| March 26, 2013

Ok. My biggest regret with my last socks was that the diagonal on the heel turning had holes. Which I have now solved Here’s how. Start sock with 60 stitches if using standard fine sock yarn Rib for about 2 inches Mark your first stitch On first knit row the whole way round pick up […]

Johns blanket grows

| March 19, 2013

Hasn’t grown aa much as I would like today, but it did grow

guessed what it is yet

| March 17, 2013

So, as you can see its grown. At 201 stitches a row it doesn’t grow fast but it hopefully will make its owner happy.

the end of the entrelac

| March 16, 2013

The blanket is kinda done. Ok it needs ends sewing where I made it a rectangle and could use a border. But a new project came up and well you know how much I like sewing ends so I took a pic as I will probably use it how it is for now

new blanket! guess what it is?

| March 15, 2013

So. I’ve semi finished year entrelac, pic will follow but, guess what this is?

entrelac is still growing!

| March 10, 2013

As you can see its is more rectangular now. Probably not far from completion. Wondering what to make next. As always a few ideas but I do so love my blankets.

entrelac still growing!

| March 10, 2013

I have got the point where I’m only working one side at the moment to make it less square more rectangle. Once its basically taller than me or at least hearly I shall decide if it needs to be wider or not.

Double ended crochet problem

| March 7, 2013

  Have you got this book? Well, I bought it – as you know Im truly interested in making some crochet socks, and this sounded great – I can do the double ended crochet in some  levels so I was excited to try this. Only Im feeling like I have an IQ smaller than my hooksize. Near […]


| March 7, 2013

So. I had another go at nooking. The first few rows I did going with what felt right. Then after some swearing I re read the book ad followed instructions. It works better when you have the chord doubled over but then its not really even long enough for this scarf width. Without it the […]

entrelac still growing!

| March 2, 2013

So. Its abouit time I posted an update on this entrelac. Its still growing. it is slower than the previous which you made a diamond really and always filled in the holes. That grew quick because there was no fiddle. This has fiddle. Its just what I wanted but it is growing slower.

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