Nightshift Shawl by Andrea Mowry

Hello, everyone! Welcome back. Last week, in my project update post, I shared about Andrea Mowry's Nightshift Shawl I had sitting in my work-in-progress basket. I decided to dedicate this past week to finishing it, and sure enough, I did! I am so happy with how this gem-toned beauty turned out; I think this is… Continue reading Nightshift Shawl by Andrea Mowry

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Project Update: 20th Anniversary Fair Isle Hat

Hello everyone! Lots of exciting things to get to today. Before I get into my project update, I have a few other updates to share. Last night I had a very successful night of knitting and crocheting, having finished TWO Christmas gifts! Yahoo! I also recently added some finished projects and details to my profile… Continue reading Project Update: 20th Anniversary Fair Isle Hat

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How I Wet Block A Finished Project

a technique for finishing knitted and crocheted items Wet blocking is a rather new technique to me, and since incorporating it into my finishing process, I wished I would have learned about it sooner! There are three main ways to block knit/crochet items: steam blocking, spray blocking, and wet blocking. Today, I am going to… Continue reading How I Wet Block A Finished Project