Monthly Archives: November 2011

Repeat Performance – Revealed!

Thank you so much for knitting with me!  Another big thank you to our sponsor, Skacel, for providing fabulous prizes to all our loyal knitters! Please join me in January as the Progressive Needles KAL continues with Winter Buzz, a delightfully fun mitten pattern.  This toasty mitten features cables, a full-fashioned thumb gusset and more.  […]

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Repeat Performance – Part 4

     The Short Row Heels are complete and it is time to cruise on up the leg.  Repeat Performance’s textured design will flow from the foot into the leg.  Each sock will have you working the respective chart over all 64 (72) of the stitches.  Something quite interesting happens when the charts are repeated over […]

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Repeat Peformance – Part 3

With our foot (feet if you are 2aat!) complete, it is time to create the heel.  The heel is my favorite part of the sock.  I can’t help but smile every time I turn a heel as I marvel at the magic of knitting.  I chose the Short Row Heel for Repeat Performance since it […]

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Repeat Performance – Part 2

Now that our toes are complete it is time to add some texture stitches to the top of the foot known as the instep.  I have chosen to pair the garter rib with a unique stitch that I call the “Stubble Stitch” (important info on this stitch below).  This handsome design will be repeated in […]

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Repeat Performance – Part 1

Welcome to the second pattern in the Progressive Needles Knit Along, Repeat Performance, featuring the fabulously soft Royal sock yarn.  This toe up sock will continue our focus on texture stitches and introduce many of you to two at a time sock knitting.  Sock fanatics have long been fans of knitting both socks at once […]

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