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Kumo is coming along.

I will definitely be bringing it with me to the Retreat. I figure there will be some expert seamers there!

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Putting things together after falling apart

Hey gents,

Ben here, rising from the dead.

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Anaheim, CA Knit togethers?

Alright, so I'm in Anaheim, CA for tonight and tomorrow night.

Any good Yarn Stores I should check out? And Ktogs happening locally?

Any guys just wannt get together and knit?

Let me know!

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Finally one I'm keeping for myself!

The whole scarf is done in Noro Silk Garden Colorway #47 on size 7 crystal palace bamboo needles.

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FO Pink Neck Thing

Still thinking of ways to button this...

Thanks to Elisa for ideas.

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Star Crossed Slouchy Beret

This is current re-blocking over a pie plate to increase slouchiness.

Knitted on size 8s instead of size 10s in Rowan Cocoon, Emerald.

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FO Green Tam

Here's mark 2 of the white beret you saw earlier. Just a basic variation of the diagonal lace pattern:
Row 1: *k2tog, k1, yo* to end
Row 2: k to end

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So, I've just submitted my new pattern to Vogue and Interweave Knits's respective publishers for review and (hopefully) publication!


I'm so excited!!!!

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Stashbusting FO

Lace hat. YAY!

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I am a lumberjack. That is a real axe. I am QUITE okay.