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I have warm hands!

That's right, Mr. Estonian Mitten has a partner! Who looks (almost) exactly like him! I sat down today and finished up the second mitten so that I could have them to wear when we go on our big holiday trip (visiting my in-laws first, and then my family...lots of driving, which means lots of easy… Continue reading I have warm hands!

knitting, warm hands kal

Estonian-inspired mitten #1 is Done!

Yep, that's right. Mr. Estonian mitten finally got his thumb yesterday. See? And for a palm-side view, there's this: It's a little bumpy, but that's nothing a good blocking won't fix. There's something really magical to me about the moment when whatever it is that I'm knitting is finally off the needles, with all ends… Continue reading Estonian-inspired mitten #1 is Done!