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Inserting a Zipper

The first part of the story of making this cardigan was in a previous post Cabled Cardigan My favourite method of inserting zippers into knits is to use the garment yarn and a knit repair (mini latch-hook) tool to chain … Continue reading

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Help IDing KM Sheet

I’ve got some paper sheets for a knitting machine but I don’t know which one they belong to.  Any help identifying them would be great!  They are 16 7/8 in. by 21 7/8 in. (43 cm by 55.5 cm). Thanks … Continue reading

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DIY 8mm Knitting Machine Tools

Here are some of the tools Dan has made for me for my Bond. At the top are two claw weights made from forks, fishing weights and s-hooks.  Across the bottom there are 2 claw weights made from forks and … Continue reading

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It’s a bird! It’s a plane!…

Faster than a one-hour dry cleaner. More powerful than a snowblower. Able to open that damn pickle jar with a single twist. Look! In the kitchen! He cooks! He cleans! He’s SUPERDAN!!!  (teehehe…I almost managed that with a straight face) … Continue reading

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The 9 Year Sweater

This is another compilation of posts from my previous blog. November 30, 2010 Way, WAY back in 2001 I saw a sweater pattern that I just loved–San Francisco Shirttail from http://justonemorerow.com.  I bought the pattern, waited anxiously for it to … Continue reading

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A Sweater for Magnum

I originally started my blog somewhere else.  Since there aren’t that many posts I decided to copy them here so everything would be in one place. November 25, 2010 Well, I’ve had 2 jewellery shows in the last 2 weeks … Continue reading

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