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Gift knitting, revealed! (Part the second)

The second Christmas gift I knit was the Indian Summer hat by Kalurah, for my mother. It suits her, no?

Mom in her hat

It suits her, no? (She's not blurry in real life, I promise. My blood sugar was low when I took this shot.)

Ravelry details here.

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Ummm… where was I?

I was still blogging Christmas projects when I left off, I think. It feels a little late for that sort of thing now — I was just outside in the sun with no coat or boots, no hat or mitts, nor even a scarf, so Christmas feels like a very long time ago.

4W ravatar with rings

Waterloo Wellington Winter Wonders avatar base

Let’s fast-forward to February, and the (ZOMG-awesome-breathaking-and-incredible) Vancouver 2010 Olympics, and their fibre-filled counterparts, the Knitting Olympics and the Ravelympics.

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