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Cold weather brings seed catalogs – and warm cowls

The polar vortex is still with us. In the midst of really cold weather, the mailbox bears seed catalogs and with them the hope of summer. A page of zinnias seemed especially cheerful. I wanted more cowls and used the fresh colors of zinnias … Continue reading

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More edging fun during the polar vortex

The uncommonly cold weather recently prompted me to use a skein of new-to-me yarn and knit a warming cowl. The result is the Mafalde Cowl, now on Ravelry. The yarn is Cloud from Cascade Yarns. This yarn has a cabled … Continue reading

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Playing with color in knitting with stripes

A theme I see in the knitting patterns that I recently added to my Ravelry store is using stripes to add color. Here are three designs that use stripes. They many not all be the most obvious striping techniques. All … Continue reading

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Two Cowls

Two more cowls recently zoomed off the needles. I knit each for a different reason and like each cowl on its own. When I look at the cowls together, they remind me how varied the realm of cowls can be. … Continue reading

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