Category Archives: Yarn & Paper

Yarn & Paper – Back to Writing Knitting Patterns, and a Fair Isle Hat

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  The Festival of Quilts is over, the History of Quilting display was (barely) finished in time, and days later I’m still recovering from a very full weekend. … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – Last-Minute Rush

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  No knitting this week, and not much reading either. This is crunch week; I have a Knitting Guild newsletter overdue and a History of Quilting display to … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – The Shakespeare Encyclopedia, and Significant Vest Progress

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  I finished the Tutankhamun book! According to Goodreads it took me 10 weeks to get through the whole thing. It was actually very well suited to short … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – Writing Knitting Patterns, and Self-Patterning Socks

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  The workshop this past weekend with Kate Atherley was fantastic. She kept the class entertaining with her very British, very dry humour, and she is clearly an expert on … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – Finishing Brideshead Revisited, and Workshop Homework

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  I finished Brideshead Revisited! Apparently it’s kind of a classic? Like most classics, I found it a mostly depressing read. There were happy moments, but it was … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – Tutankhamun Continues, and New Socks

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  The Splitstone vest from last week’s post is getting too big to fit into my purse, so I cast on a new set of vanilla socks to … Continue reading

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Yarn & Paper – Splitstone, and Brideshead Revisited

Every Wednesday I share what I’m knitting (Yarn) and reading (Paper) this week.  Another old WIP from 2015! I’m slowly making my through all my old knitting and sewing projects. There are only two knitting WIPs left from 2015, this … Continue reading

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