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Part III: Sweater Fitting

This is the third part of series of posts that I’ve done this past couple of weeks on sweaters I’ve knit over the past year that never really got their own blog posts, and certainly didn’t really get any ‘time in the sun’ if you will. The first part is here and the second part,… Continue reading Part III: Sweater Fitting

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Part II: Those Ponchos

My friend, Jess, knit an amazing poncho recently and it looks AH-Mazing on her. Amazing. It suits her shape and silhouette perfectly. So I decided to knit on too! It totally felt like that moment on the playground when you’re little and you’re getting left behind for some reason, so you start jumping up and… Continue reading Part II: Those Ponchos

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Part I: Sweater Reflections

I’ve been knitting a lot of sweaters lately. Over the past couple of years, I haven’t spent much time sweater knitting. Instead, I’ve worked on shawls, cowls and socks. I’ve made a couple of poncho-style sweaters but for the most part, I’ve shied away from sweaters – particularly fitted sweaters. A few years ago, I… Continue reading Part I: Sweater Reflections

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Episode 95 Live: Swatching & Escarpment Cowl

Thank you for tuning in this week! Welcome to new & returning viewers. Thank you to those who support the show - you keep the lights on here at Wool n' Spinning each week. This week, I have a giveaway to announce for the month that's twice a normal giveaway because we missed April's! To… Continue reading Episode 95 Live: Swatching & Escarpment Cowl

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Episode 94 Live: POP!

Thank you for joining us this week – I really appreciate your presence. Thank you to those who support the show – your patronage of the show keeps us going! Welcome to new and returning viewers. I hope you enjoy the show. This week, we chat about washed yarn and the differences between freshly plied… Continue reading Episode 94 Live: POP!

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Episode 83 LIVE: A bit of a deviation …

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Live Stream this week! It was a lot of fun and there was a lot of snow talk – never a dull moment, let me tell you! Welcome to new and returning viewers – I really appreciate you taking the time out of your day and… Continue reading Episode 83 LIVE: A bit of a deviation …

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Little Lighthouse Pullover

Pattern: Little Lighthouse Pullover by Carrie Bostick Hoge {Ravelry project page here} Yarn: Berroco Vintage in colours 51105 (purple) & 6537 (minty) Needles: 4.00mm and 4.5mm I put all of my projects on hold and only worked on this last week – I call it ‘Norah’s 3-Day Sweater’ because, well, it took me three days… Continue reading Little Lighthouse Pullover