Category Archives: Fingerless mitts

My year in knitting, with a bit of crochet thrown in for variety.

Potholders, two.   Fingerless mitts, four pairs.   Mittens, one pair.   Socks, one pair.   Dead baby buntings, several.   Stump covers, two.   Hats, lots.   Cowls, one.   Scarves, one.   Sweaters, zero.   Afghans, one.   … Continue reading

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Unraveled #10.

Actual unraveling has happened. This pattern, as intriguing and attractive as it is, wasn’t turning out as well as I had hoped. Like any number of others, if it had been for me I might have kept muddling on going. … Continue reading

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FO Friday.

If these look familiar, it is because I made another pair exactly the same for a friend last month. What can I say? That yarn was perfect for both recipients. The only problem with these was that I grabbed the … Continue reading

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FO Friday: knitting for others.

It is time for the annual warm clothing drive in our county. Actually, since the drive is sponsored by the state department of tourism, it is probably state-wide. Wisconsin can get cold, yo. Yarn: Fingerlakes Woolen Mill 2-Ply Soft Wool (worsted) … Continue reading

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Whew! That was a lot of knitting.

On Monday I delivered my donated knitting, plus a few other items of warm clothing, to the local drive. There were five hats, one scarf, two pairs of mittens, and two pairs of fingerless mitts. Now I can get back … Continue reading

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FO Friday.

Lots of little projects to report. I started this post at least a month ago but didn’t get all the photos until last night. Fingerless gloves! These are for my friend Kay to match the hat I made for her. … Continue reading

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WIP it. WIP it good. (again)

Oldest first. These are the fingerless gloves for my friend to match the hat she requested. They are done except for about eight rows on the second thumb. Madtosh Merino Twist Light, US#1.5 needles; no pattern beyond what I have in my head … Continue reading

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Sundays are for posting.

I have become rather obsessed with mahjong on my computer and my iPad.  I used to have it on my Windows box back in the day, but that was a downloaded program; this is online. Who knows what nasty stuff … Continue reading

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FO Friday Sunday.

    Three Four more pairs of fingerless gloves for the library's sale booth next summer. All are fingering weight yarn, double stranded, 40 st, and the first three are 3×1 rib. Pair The First: Knit Picks Felici in Mountain Stream and Knit … Continue reading

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It’s the end of the fingerless glove binge.

On Saturday the library Friends had a craft & bake sale.      The bake sale was a huge success, the craft sale rather less.                I had eight pairs of fingerless gloves there … Continue reading

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