The FO That Almost Wasn’t

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Having been blocked the afternoon before, it was supposed to occur Sunday, sometime between the scheduled afternoon nap and dinner. But Saturday morning the DH killed the vacuum cleaner. Killed it. Dead. As in one minute he’s vacuuming his little … Continued

Wee & A Little Bit Twee

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Eve’s Rib Baby Socks Pattern: Cable Rib Socks from Better than Booties Baby Socks by Ann Budd Yarn: Knitpicks Essential superwash merino in Burgundy; leftovers…approx. 1/4 ball if that Needles: US size 1 [2.25 mm] bamboo DPNs Mods/Comments: The pattern … Continued

Before the Parade Passes By…

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And here I bet you thought last week was it, huh? Wrong! Another Effed-Oh! Stats: Felted Roman Socks aka Udones Pattern: Plain toe-up (Turkish cast-on) in garter stitch; 60% heel Yarn: 4 (KFYS) Balls [50gm/231 yds. each] Knitpicks Palette in … Continued

You only have yourselves to blame

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You were cautioned you the day before yesterday, so if you’ve fainted from utter amazement and disbelief, it’s your own damned fault, cuz, guess what kids? That’s right, we’ve got another Effed Oh! Stats: Pattern: Kitty Pi from Wendy Knits … Continued

Beauty and the Beast

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The Beauty: Pattern:Hedera from Knitty Yarn: Two 50-gm balls of Idena Bambino Ull Superwash Needles: Brittany US Size 1 DPNs Mods: Only 1. The toe. One day I’m sure I’ll revisit the Bitchener Stitch, but that day is not today. … Continued

In the Nick of Time

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Just when you thought that we had forgotten that this is a knitting blog… Voila! It’s an Effed Oh! Pattern: My own boring-assed rolled-cuff, garter stitch non-felted Roman sock pattern with a garter stitch heel. Yarn: 2 50-gram balls KnitPicks … Continued

M(y P)ariah

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Jodi’s at it again! Go visit her at Knit & Plenty and check out her Oscar Nomiknitations for this year’s awards! (Later on you’ll have a chance to vote for your fave.) So I was on the phone with Debi … Continued

Another FO…of sorts.

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Marina Sol February 5, 2007; 6:55 pm 8 pounds, 8 ounces; 20 inches The proud parents, Chrissy and Carlos pre-arrival. Having never met the baby’s father before the one thing I can be sure of is thank GAWD he’s at … Continued

Finally! This Mo-Fo’s an Eff’d Oh.

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Seraphim directly off the needles back in October… …and Seraphim now, a mere 4 months later. Yup, lightning-fast, huh? Wendy’s got nothing on me! Specs: Pattern: Seraphim by Miriam Felton Yarn: Elann Peruvian Baby Silk in Sapphire. Oh! so soft! … Continued

A Whole-lotta Knittin’ Goin’ On.

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I’ve got so many things to talk about today I don’t know where to start! I guess I’ll go chronologically: One of my new year’s resolutions was to become more knit-social On Saturday, a couple of knit-blogger internet friends became … Continued

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