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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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Cabled Cardigan

I am FINALLY almost done the cabled cardigan commission I’ve been working on!  All that’s left is to sew in the zipper.  This was one of those projects where, if it could go wrong, it did. I had to reknit … Continue reading

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Swatch it!

The project I’m working on now is a good example of why it’s so important to swatch when machine knitting.  It’s a cabled cardigan and as you can see from this picture it looks HUGE when on the machine compared … Continue reading

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A Sweater for ME :)

Well, all projects got put on hold when I got a knitting commission last week.  Since I had to wait a few days for the yarn to come in, Dan suggested I use the time to do up a ribbed … 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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