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Friday, June 25, 2010

we're on a break.

...alexandria and I. while she dries from her mid-point blocking. part of me wishes I'd read ahead in the directions to know I had to block before I could start the sleeves - I might've pushed through the last bit of the left front yesterday so she could dry overnight. but honestly, most of me is looking forward to this mini-break. kind of like a deep breath of knitting whatever I want (and not worrying about taking notes and making it all as perfect as I try to do for a class sample) before I dive deep into the sleeves and the yoke.

because I am very much looking forward to having her finished - she's so pretty!

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5 Comments:

Blogger Lydia said...

mid-point blocking-that's a first for me. she is very pretty indeed.

Friday, 25 June, 2010  
Blogger Andrea said...

I've read about mid-point blocking before. Apparently it makes it easier to pick up stitches for sleeves and button bands. It's looking good so far!

Friday, 25 June, 2010  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Very pretty, so far! I love every one of her patterns! (Must. Knit. Faster.)

Friday, 25 June, 2010  
Blogger Beth said...

It is beautiful already! What are you going to knit while on your break?

Friday, 25 June, 2010  
Blogger Honore said...

a beauty in the making; lovely.
Cheers~

Sunday, 27 June, 2010  

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