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FOs in 2010, Part 1

As I didn’t post all that much last month in the end, I thought I’d do a round up of last year’s finished projects now, before it gets too out of date.  Some of these I’ve mentioned before, but I … finish reading “FOs in 2010, Part 1”

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31: What to knit?

I was knitting on those socks I posted about earlier, but it’s just occurred to me that I could knit my February Lady Sweater instead… it’s been languishing for ages, and I’m sure it won’t take long once I sit … finish reading “31: What to knit?”

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12: What I’ve been knitting

I’ve been doing a bit of knitting… although I need to go and cook soon.  Anyway, these are what I’m working on right now: I’m a little worried I won’t have enough yarn for two whole socks, which is why … finish reading “12: What I’ve been knitting”

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On Giving In Gracefully

So, back in March I made some bloggy resolutions about what I intended to do for weekly posting goals.  Obviously, I haven’t kept those up… and then I started feeling like I was in catch-up mode all the time with … finish reading “On Giving In Gracefully”

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Project 365, 22nd March – 4th April

I meant to post these weekly, but I’ve gone and slipped up already.  So here are another two week’s worth of Project 365 photos.  They’re also up at Flickr in my Project 365 ’09-10 set and in the Project 365 … finish reading “Project 365, 22nd March – 4th April”

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Conquering entrelac

Or so far… not.  Heeeeelp!  I’ve been going backwards and forwards on the first half-inch (the setup triangles) of the entrelac sock pattern that is the second pair for this year’s Sock Knitter’s Pentathlon.  I was getting great big gappy … finish reading “Conquering entrelac”

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Friday 5 for April 3: More Questions about Food and Drink

Here we go, my answers for this week’s Friday 5: What is your favourite fizzy, bubbly drink? Pepsi!  Or Coca-cola as a second – I don’t like the diet versions (unfortunately!), and I’m not keen on the non-branded ones either.  … finish reading “Friday 5 for April 3: More Questions about Food and Drink”

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A bit of a catch up

Oops again: I managed not to blog for yet another whole month, and missed my 8-year Blogoversary in the bargain (thanks for the ‘versary wishes!). So what have I been doing? Well, I’ve done a couple of websites for my … finish reading “A bit of a catch up”

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Pentathlon sock #5

Since most of what I’m knitting right now is shhhhh, secret, here: have a photo of something I can show you! It’s my fifth and final pair for the sock knitters’ pentathlon. Currently on temporary hold while I finish the … finish reading “Pentathlon sock #5”

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Project 365 #8, Days 52-67: 1st – 16th March

Stiiiiiiiill catching up: here are days 52 to 67 of my Project 365 photos – the first half of March. I’m going to post them in chunks of half a month at a time until I get caught up, now. … finish reading “Project 365 #8, Days 52-67: 1st – 16th March”

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Lesson Learned

Note to self: do not turn a sock heel late at night while watching telly and not counting properly. It will only end lopsidedly! Ah well, back I go! This is, by the way, the third pair of socks for … finish reading “Lesson Learned”

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Rebel rebel

My second pair of socks for the Pentathlon is underway. For this one, I think the main challenge is in the preparation (there was confusion over which translated version of the pattern and which chart was most accurate), and since … finish reading “Rebel rebel”

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Progress from last week.

Last week, I bribed myself by setting a list of goals to achieve before I could have my “carrot” of casting on a lovely new pair of socks. Sooooooo, how did I do? – Finish unpicking the cast off of … finish reading “Progress from last week.”

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Bargaining with myself

Even though I have… Mum’s birthday present to finish; Nine other things in progress in one way or another; The next round of the Pentathlon starting in two weeks (and I need to choose a yarn… hmm…); And, ugh, housework … finish reading “Bargaining with myself”

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Catching up

Whoops, I’ve been absent for a bit, haven’t I? I’ve been down with an attack of the April’s, you see. I don’t know why exactly (although I’ve got a theory: it could be bunnies*) it happens every year, but starting … finish reading “Catching up”

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