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Old Romance Cardigan (still!!) by Joji Locatelli. Finished the bottom ribbing, need to do the neckband.
Hella Hat by Lene Holme Samsøe (Alfa version – bulky) from Essentially Feminine Knits. Bringing back some
old WIPS: Vermeil Scarf and the Viajante Shawl.
Cape Mod from Sew-Everything Workshop by Diana Rupp
Using some brown tweedy wool, and some pink polyester for the lining.
Following the #fringeandfriendsknitalong on instagram and on Karen’s blog – info about the KAL is here.
Camelia Fiber Company website is here.
Finished: The Wife by Meg Wolitzer
Finished: The Circle by Dave Eggers, also the author of Zeitoun, which I enjoyed, about Hurricane Katrina.
Possible Reads: The Confidence Code, The Woman Upstairs
Young Frankenstein Viewing Party! X-Files (Season 7! – available on Netflix)
Future watching: Grimm (on NBC)
IN THE KITCHEN
Carrot Soup from The Art of Simple Food by Alice Waters
2 1/2 lbs carrots, peeled and diced
2 onions, sliced
sprig of thyme
6 cups chicken broth salt
Saute sliced onions and thyme in a large pot with approx. 4 tablespoons butter for about 10 minutes, add carrots, season with salt, and continue to sauté for an additional 5 minutes. Add broth and simmer for about 30 minutes or until the carrots and onions are tender. Blend to desired consistency.
Wardrobe Architect on the Collete Patterns blog.
Culling my stash down to my favorite yarns.
A new home for my crafting books!