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Penguins! In Sweaters!

Oh my goodness, the cuteness of a penguin in a sweater…

I first heard about the need of sweaters for penguins in late 2011/early 2012. Anyone that knew I was a knitter was sending me the details and asking if I was going to knit a sweater for a cute little penguin. Last week (on my birthday!) it seemed the call was raging again! More penguins need sweaters!!!

Now I had previously heard that the…

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February Yarnbox

A little late on this one, but I can’t resist raving about the February Yarnbox. Yes, I continue to be a HUGE fan :)

This month they had two different dyers involved: Phydeaux Designs (4 colorways) and Happy Fuzzy Yarns (3 colorways).  I was really hoping for a Phydeaux box and they delivered! I received the Caresse in Calypso. It is absolutely stunning:

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The base is a 4 ply worsted weight,…

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Kiss Me Ombré this week. Just the slightest fade… #ombre #jamberry #KissMeOmbreJN

Kiss Me Ombré this week. Just the slightest fade… #ombre #jamberry #KissMeOmbreJN

Ravellenic Wrap-Up

Ravellenic Wrap-Up

The Ravellenic Games have come and gone and I didn’t get nearly as much done as I had hoped. However that tends to be how it works out anyway, no? A trip away during a week of the games did not help, but I am still extremely proud of my two finished objects, both started and finished during the games.

Cosy Bolero



Stargazing Shawlette

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However you know what makes me exceptionally proud? My…

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