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A severe case of Start-itis

  I was in remarkably high spirits at the time I posted my last blog. But, soon afterwards, I became afflicted with a severe case of Start-itis. This malady affects knitters. The symptom is casting on one project after another in a … Continue reading

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Full Circle: Endings and New Beginnings

After many false starts and much frogging, I managed to recreate the Luna Lovegood scarf reasonably close to the actual scarf worn in the movie. My daughter, Shreeya,  who had ‘commissioned’ this scarf ,  is pleasantly satisfied with the final … Continue reading

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Chevron Lace Scarf

These days crochet seems to have dethroned knitting from my heart. 🙂 🙂 I still drool over awesome knitting projects while surfing the net, but when it comes to finally sitting down and starting something,I find myself invariably and surprisingly … Continue reading

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Resistance is Futile!

When you gotta knit, you gotta knit. Period. Hard core crocheters might take umbrage. So I might as well apologize for my folly.  I use one common verb ‘knit’ for both crafts, knitting and crochet. Why? you might ask. This … Continue reading

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Purple Cable and Fair Isle Leggings

Winter has finally arrived in Delhi, much to the delight to the Delhi Knitters. There is a definite nip in the air and its time to don your woolens. It is, also, time to get as much knitting done as … Continue reading

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Some Handmade Cards

Third week into the Creative Every Day-Project 365 🙂 And I found myself doodling some simple Indian motifs on some handmade cards. Pictures are really not doing justice to the cards, which came out to be quite attractive and vibrant

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Recycled CD Coasters

Recycling of CDs into coasters continues 🙂 🙂 These are done in Fevicryl Hobby Ideas Acrylic Colours and Camelin Fineliner

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