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Thursday, February 9, 2012

Damn ...

I hate it when life gets in the way of my knitting.  Not much going on around here knitwise -- a little progress on the Hummingbird Socks:


And the beginning of a shawl:



I'm using Noro Silk Garden Sock.  Noro Silk Garden, in all its weights:  worsted, dk and fingering, may be my absolute favorite yarn.  It's not the softest, but the colors are gorgeous.  Silk Garden is one of the most versatile yarns out there, because it looks great in so many different stitch patterns and gauges, as long as your pattern can handle the bright, long color repeats.

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