Category Archives: cowl

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! I hope that it is going well so far! I must admit that I have not found my groove yet. Towards the end of the  year my daughter got a stomach bug. She never shares, but … Continue reading

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100 Meter Kick

If you look at me now, you would never know it, but I used to be quite the runner. I was mostly an 800 meter runner, but I could run a pretty good quarter too. Anyway my last 100 meters … Continue reading

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Progress for Christmas

I have finished all the projects that I had lined up for teachers this year! I feel pretty good about this. My list now looks like this: 1) Cowl and hat for Kindergarten teacher 2) Cowl and hat for Kindergarten … Continue reading

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Returning to the Land of the Living

Don’t you know that the best laid plans can go crazy? I had all these grandiose dreams of doing a post with an updated tour of my yarn room and then a post about all my WIPs and trying to … Continue reading

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End Obligation Knitting

Right on time! I finished both teacher gifts for Babykin’s two teachers. They are ready to go to school tomorrow on the last day of school! Pictures of me wearing the objects are meh because I can’t use the screen … Continue reading

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They are finally finished! So happy to be done with these. The pattern was well written and the yarn was really nice, but my life got a bit busy and I fell behind in the mystery knit along. Then they … Continue reading

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Purple seems to be my color these days. Today I am even going to start on some purple socks! And my Follow Your Arrow MKAL shawl is purple too. Still no sun in Germany and I have been lazy so … Continue reading

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Short Post

Today will just be a short post. I am trying to update this blog at least once a week. Not sure why since my mother is the only reader, but I am trying to stay more current. In Germany, Christmas … Continue reading

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Lowbrow Cowl

To match the brown hat from my last entry I made a matching cowl. Matching pattern, but different color yarn. I am quite happy with it! The yarn is lovely and is a merino, silk, yak blend.

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The Black Forest

Today we went to the Black Forest. It was rainy most of the trip, but even so it was delightful. My pictures are unfortunately dark, but I am sure we will be back again to get some nicer shots:) I actually thought … Continue reading

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