Category Archives: Kimono sweater

Random Friday.

I found myself thinking in bullet points on Thursday afternoon, which led me to this post. Of course, once I started typing, the individual bullet points got longer. As #1 Son says of himself, I can't even say hello in … Continue reading

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Kimono sweater. Finally.

  (Yes, that is the Christmas tree in the first photo. What?) Yarn: Louet Gems Topaz, 100% superwash merino worsted, 5 or 6 skeins of each color.Needles: Knit Picks Options and Harmony circs, US#7.Pattern: My design, based on the fundamentals … Continue reading

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Talking cat.

* * * * * Sorry, no pictures of the kimono sweater (Finished! On Sunday!) before Wednesday. Monday's daylight hours spent running errands with Smokey; Tuesday's daylight hours will be spent going to doctors' appointments and shopping the sale racks … Continue reading

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Jumpers. Knitting.

"Pringle of Scotland has commissioned artist David Shrigley to create a humorous short animated film about life behind-the-scenes at Pringle to celebrate the brands return to Milan Fashion Week. "The animation, showcased during Pringle of Scotland's menswear show in Milan … Continue reading

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I had a very happy Sunday. I picked up all the stitches for the sleeves on the kimono sweater. Music to work by:   That's a set of $10 speakers Smokey picked up a while back. I committed to provide … Continue reading

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Resolution(s), updated.

I have thought about the sweaters for myself and refined my resolutions a bit. I'll state it here for the record. I, kmkat, being of [mostly] sound mind and body, do hereby declare that intend to knit three sweaters for … Continue reading

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It’s time for… New Year’s resolutions!

I solemnly resolve that in 2010 I will: Stop smoking. Check. Did that in 1974. Stop drinking to excess. Check. Happily, that has never been a problem for me. My father was an alcoholic*. Nuff said. Stop driving 20 mph … Continue reading

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2009: That was the year that was.

January. Well, there was this (bad). And there was this (good) (from left, Wendy, me, Chris, and Susan). On the knitting front:   February. Good intentions.   Snow and cold. Knitting: March. Winter melted away. Knitting. April. Spring arrived in … Continue reading

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