Category Archives: Unraveled Wednesdays

Unraveled Wednesday, 7/21/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. Reading. Oil and Marble by Stephanie Storey. This novel covers the period from 1499 to 1504, concentrating on the final three years of that time, when the rivals Leonardo* and Michelangelo were both in … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 6/30/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. Back to the Boxy. Knitting this sweater in a 2X-3X size in fingering weight yarn is making me think that such an enterprise is actually possible. This is very good news, since sweaters in … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 6/16/21.

Knitting. Reading. The Devil May Dance by Jake Tapper. I had read the author’s previous novel featuring the same protagonists, a somewhat naive new congressman and his zoologist wife. This time they are in Los Angeles in the show biz … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 6/9/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. Well, I screwed up my courage and knit the short row section of my red Boxy. It was so intimidating that I think I never did more than one or two rows at a … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 5/12/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. I took my Boxy to knitting group last week, and the pro knitter pretty much agreed that I should bite the bullet and do the short rows, cutting the yarn after each one. I … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 5/5/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. I have knit myself into a corner on my Boxy. Let me attempt to explain. The pattern includes instructions both to knit it in pieces and seam them together and in the round. I … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 4/28/21.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. I keep churning out the blue hats whilst my red Boxy sits forlornly on the dining room table. It is at the point where I need to study the pattern and think … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 4/7/21.

Knitting. blue hat Reading. The Hand on the Wall by Maureen Johnson. This is the third book of the Ellingham Academy trilogy. I felt compelled to read it because I had already read book one and two. This one seemed … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 3/31/21

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. Once again, I needed some car knitting, this time for the trip to Minneapolis for Smokey’s surgery. I think I like this blue hat the best of any; one inch stripes seem to satisfy … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 3/24/21.

Knitting. Progress is being made. Since you last saw Boxy I have separated for the front and back. The knitting stopped for a few days at that point as I considered how to continue in helical stripes in the flat. … Continue reading

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