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Lost at Sea Dress

This spring a rare confluence of maritime-themed obsessions descended upon my conscience.  I read an incredibly beautiful book about whaling and Nantucket called ‘Ahab’s Wife’ by Sena Jeter Naslund, I booked a weekend trip to Cape Cod in May, and … Continue reading

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Purl’s Lattice Top Sweater and a Noro Cowl

A couple weeks ago I finally put the finishing stitches on Purl Bee‘s cap sleeve lattice top sweater.   The Purl blog is one of my favorites and this is the third sweater I’ve knitted from their site.  They have … Continue reading

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Two Tops

I stitched two simple shirts recently- Simplicity 1693 and the Boxy Tee from Purl Bee. Both were quick half day or less projects and gave me some good french seaming practice.  They are the first garments I’ve made that successfully show … Continue reading

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