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Capelet – Done!

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This can also be worn with just the neck tied in center front.
Lessons: I wouldnt’ use Homespun for a garment again. It tends to stretch out of shape. But this keeps my shoulders nice and toasty warm while I hang around the house.

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Capelet Progress

romantic capelet, 50% complete (more…)

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Record Cold

Brrrr, it’s cold here! Record low temps. “42′ F. Feels like 37′” this afternoon. Ventured out in a coat and layers, but the icy winds cut through my jeans. So, I’m working on another brimmed beret based on this pattern, this time in Patons Classic Merino in white/cream.


Butterfly Wrap

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Last Hurrah Poncho/Capelet

After a discussion at Craftster on whether ponchos are now hopelessly out, I started a crochetalong. Then I had a terrible time choosing pattern and yarn. Lion Brand Homespun turned out too thick and unwieldy. Funny, it worked so nicely on Knifty Knitter… Then my stash yarns didn’t seem to be the right color or texture.

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