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Bought Amna or thinking about it? Read on!

As you may know, my Amna Cardigan pattern has recently been added to the Knitpicks Independent Designers program: Knitpicks liked the pattern so much, they decided to feature it in their summer catalog! Exciting, right? However, there was a small … Continue reading

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waistline!

My City Tweed Amna just keeps growing, I hit the waistline over the weekend and now have a few rows to go before the increases for the lower body start up: Tonight I’m packing for our Thanksgiving trip, and I … Continue reading

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winter green

We don’t really get the riot of fall colors here that characterize autumn in other parts of the US, but even so I’ve been noticing subtle changes marking the movement towards winter: And as the green disappears from the leaves, … Continue reading

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progress, and disappointment

First, the good stuff. Lots and lots of cabling this weekend: Just a little more knitting until I hit the buttonholes: (Don’t forget, you can get a 25% discount off the Amna pattern until November 15th, just check out the … Continue reading

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weekly roundup

Aaaah, Friday. The anticipation of the weekend ahead is killing me! No special plans, but lots of bike errands out in what promises to be beautiful weather. Also on the agenda? 1. Knitting! I cast on for my City Tweed … Continue reading

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USPS does good

Just as I started putting together this post, a blurb on the radio informed me that today is the 150th anniversary of the end of the Pony Express. So it seems appropriate that I should be posting about lovely things … Continue reading

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Amna pattern now available for purchase!

All the edits, photos, and so on are finally done, and the pattern for Amna is now ready to go: $8.00 Amna is a versatile cardigan with a lovely cabled yokes and several different options for sleeves and closures. An … Continue reading

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nearing completion….

I’ve been traveling around a lot lately, which means I’ve finally had some time to finish the knitting on Amna (all that time in airports *can* be used productively, it turns out…). Currently I’m sweltering away in a heat wave … Continue reading

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hey look!

One yoke past the halfway point! I still love that little diamond detail, even though I know I won’t be able to see it at all when I wear the finished cardigan. Just knowing it’s there will make me craft-happy … Continue reading

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under the yoke

Over the weekend, I went from this on Friday afternoon: To this on Monday morning: Progress, just barely. Too many other projects that I can’t blog about going on!

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