Tag Archives: knitting

felted mohair vest upcycle

Found a lovely handwoven Irish mohair throw at the Thrift that someone had probably machine washed, causing it to felt. The colors are great and the fabric feels wonderful, with an intriguing bumpy texture. I debated for ages what to … Continue reading

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handspun headwear

Bought a beautiful (looking) skein of handspun wool thinking I’d make a cowl.¬†Things didn’t work out. It wasn’t nearly enough, and while the skein looked beautiful, it was not really great for knitting, being under and overspun. In a fit … Continue reading

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headline(r)

A finished knitting project, albeit a small one: a headband/earwarmer in a lace-rib pattern.

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