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Dovetail Cowl

Dovetail Cowl

I used up the first of my Rhinebeck skeins last night. And when I say “used up” I mean, I skipped the last five rows of the pattern and still had to find a few yards of a similar substitute yarn in order to bind off the last six inches. You can’t tell that I […]

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Charlotte Leydon

Leydon wristwarmers.

I made a new pair of fingerless gloves for myself. The pattern is called Leydon, and the yarn is from an alpaca named Charlotte.

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Ok, NOW it is finished.

Ok, NOW it is finished. Pockets duly added.

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Hudson River Stones

Hudson River Stones

Time for a little sweater show-and-tell! The pattern is Sea Stones by Melissa Schaschwary.

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The baby blanket on my back

My Mary Kate Vest at Polka Dot Cottage

I crocheted a vest which I would like a lot better in a different color.

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That Spring Poncho

Spring Poncho, at Polka Dot Cottage

I never showed you my finished Spring poncho. Come take a look!

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Cherry weekend

Cherry weekend, at Polka Dot Cottage

Continuing the cherry theme, how about another new dress?

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My birthday dress

Birthday Dress, at Polka Dot Cottage

My birthday gift to myself today, was a few hours of uninterrupted sewing time, and now I have a new dress to wear.

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Because I needed a 5th green sweater

Everyday Cardigan variation, at Polka Dot Cottage

This is what you get when you take a long-sleeved cardigan pattern and change it into a cap-sleeved pullover.

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Neil’s feet

Neil's socks, Polka Dot Cottage

I knit something for my man. Finally.

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