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  • swatch c

    2 Quick things

    I’ve cast on for a purely me project – can you guess what it is? The pattern calls for Softspun – which I chose as my MC – but I’m using Regal instead for CC1 and CC2. I might jabber on about the changes I’m making if anybody’s interested (for both fit and personal taste). Contest Update: As much as

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  • blue moon

    Vote for Mo!

    Patternfish began rolling out its November newsletter this morning and you may have noticed I have a little something in there – it’s a sweater I made especially for my sister-in-law, Monique. You heard about Mo before – I showed her first project a few entries back (a bit of an overachiever, isn’t she?) – but this is the first

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  • cake

    Calling Number 559

    Oona’s birthday has come and gone, and the time has come to pick a winner (with the help of www.random.org). If you hold number 559 in your hands, let me know! Reach me at infoATstdenisyarnsDOTcom.

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  • sommet hat

    Sample Sizes

      Ever since I taught a class about custom fitting your knits in Iceland, I’ve been mulling over discussing the issue on this blog. Before I begin, I think it would be best to talk about where we are (usually) starting from in order to best illustrate the concepts used to alter garments for one’s figure. To start with, one

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  • oct contest2

    Vero leaves again

    We’ve been quite the traveling pair this year, Marcel and I – he went to Connecticut, then I went to Iceland, then he went to  Newfoundland, then I went to New Brunswick, then he went to Stratford and now I’m going to Rhinebeck. Which is why he ended up scribbling ‘vero leaves again’ on the kitchen calendar. But we’ll be

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