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Halfway to Ithilien

I’ve reached about the halfway point in my Ithilien Brocade Jacket! After a winter hibernation, it is back in production.  The first sleeve is done up to the armhole, and is (barely) attached.  So far, so good! Right now, I’m … Continue reading

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Odds and ends

I recently had the opportunity to drop in at one of my favorite yarn shops – Yarn Barn in beautiful downtown Lawrence, Kansas. I ended up with a couple of balls of gorgeous Jojoland Melody Superwash sock yarn, in soft … Continue reading

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How’s your math?

Mine’s a little rusty, too, but I can put pencil to paper and get what I need. (Shades of high school algebra – I could get the answers right, just not the way they wanted me to!) But there are … Continue reading

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Ithilien progress, a week later

Just a quick couple of photos to show some actual progress… I’m closing in on 2 inches in length, and it is starting to look like the real thing! You can see how the background colors here are shading from … Continue reading

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