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Giles Wavy Socks by Anne Campbell out of the UFO bin...Cast on November 2011! US size 1.5s - 2.5mm needles. Using Online Supersock 100 in the Lavender Fair Isle colorway.
Cable Baby Hat by Pam Allen -Steam Valley Fibers Fingering Sock in the Candle Light Colorway using US size 3s - 3.25mm needles.
Stash Dash is on! Challenge is to knit 5,468 yards or a 5K in yarn between 5/23 and 8/7! Currently I'm at 3,724 yards! 68% of the way through my 5K.
Houdini Socks by Cat Bordhi. Knit-a-long in the Ravelry Group running through July 31st. #houdinisocks. I'm using Desert Vista Dyeworks Viso in the Holiday Wreath colorway. US size 0s -2.0mm needles.
Camp Loopy is in full swing! Second project theme is your favorite vacation spot. Use a minimum of 600 yards and knit between 7/1 and 7/31. Knitting the Foolproof Cowl by Louise Zass-Bangham using Dream in Color Smooshy with Cashmere in the colors Damp Pillow and Evening Flame. Making the size Medium using US size 5s - 3.75mm needles. SO SOFT!
At the start of Stash Dash I had 39 Unfinished Projects (UFOs)! Setting a personal goal to get down to 20 by the end of August.
Frogged 2 single socks, cast on October 2011 and November 2011.
Seamless Salomas Slipper Pattern by Megan Williams. Holding Inspiration Dyeworks Fluffy held double in the Turquoise Thunder Colorway. US size 6s - 4.0mm needles.
Provence Cardigan by Cecily Glowick MacDonald using Berroco Vintage in color 5122 Banana. US size 6s - 4.0mm needles
Vivid by Tin Can Knits with Berroco Vintage with US size 7s - 4.5mm needles. Will be about 650 yards when completed.
Quince and Company: Lark worsted weight yarn.