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Yeah, I'm a slow knitter.  Deal with it. 


ZigZag sweater
Pattern: ZigZag Sweater from KnitPicks
Yarn: Plymouth Galway color 102
Needles: US size 6 and 8
Started: 22 Nov 2005
Finished:  21 Jan 2006


Socks for Bigfoot (for Knitting Olympics)
Pattern:  Chevron from Sensational Knitted Socks
Yarn:  Opal Rainforest Collection, color Doktorfisch
Needles:  bamboo 2.5mm dpn
Started:  10 February 2006
Finshed:  25 February 2006


Zig-Zag Socks
Yarn:  KnitPicks Essential
Pattern: Improvised from 8-stitch repeat options in SKS
Needles:  bamboo size 2 dpn
Started: 2 March 2006
Finished: April 2006


Auntie's Socks
Pattern: Basic boring sock
Yarn: Socks that Rock, colorway "Lapis"
Needles: Pony Pearl DPN, size 1
Started: 1 May 2006
Finished:  4 Jun 2006


Peacock Feathers
Started:  28 May 2006
Finished:  4 Sep 2006
Pattern from Fiddlesticks Knitting


Assorted Washcloths
Patterns:  Various
Yarn:  Worsted-weight cottons
Summer 2006, filler projects


Diamond Lace Scarf
Pattern from Fiber Trends
Yarn:  Karabella Gossamer (never again!)
Needles:  US6 straights, aluminum
Started: 5 Feb 2006
Finished:  14 Nov 2006


Baby Surprise Jacket
Pattern:  Elizabeth Zimmermann
Yarn:  Regia Crazy Colors
Needles:  US 5 straights
Started: 4 Nov 2006
Finished:  8 Nov 2006


Mittens for Dulaan
Pattern:  Ann Budd's Handy Book of Knitting Patterns
Yarn:  Regia Crazy Colors
Needles:  US 5 Pony Pearl dps
Started:  18 Nov 2006
Finished:  19 Nov 2006


Opal Socks
Pattern: Basic Boring Sock
Yarn:  Opal Handpaint
Needles:  US1 Pony Pearl
Started:  24 Nov 2006
Finished: 30 Dec 2006


Chain Rib Socks
Pattern: Chain Rib from Sensational Knitted Socks
Yarn:  Sockotta
Started:  21 December 2005
Finished:  8 February 2006


Lenten Sockrafice charity knitting
Two watch caps - Lion Brand Wool-Ease, k2p2 rib on a size 8 needle.
Three washcloths - Lily Sugar'n'Cream on size 8 needle


Pattern: Misty Garden from Scarf Style
Yarn:  Lion Brand Wool-Ease, color Autumn Print
Needles:  US8 straights
Started:  18 April 2006
Finished:  3 May 2006


Pattern: Ene's Scarf from Scarf Style
Yarn:  Hand-dyed merino from Cabin Cove Mercantile
Needles:  US6 circular
Started:  7 May 2006
Knitting Finished:  22 May 2006


Pebble Beach Socks
Pattern:  Basic boring ol' sock
Yarn:  Socks that Rock "Pebble Beach"
Started: 6 Jun 2006
Finished:  20 Sep 2006


Socktoberfest socks
Yarn:  Sockotta color 14
Needles:  Bamboo US2 dpn
Started:  2 Oct 2005
Finished:  29 Oct 2006


Basketweave for Red Scarf Project
Pattern:  Improvised
Yarn:  Caron Simply Soft
Needles:  US 10 straights
Started:  15 Sep 2006
Finished:  21 Nov 2006


Knit Unto Others
Mittens & hat for Dulaan
Yarns:  bright green - Dale Falk
Multi - Red Heart acrylic
Pattern from Ann Budd's book
Started:  22 Nov 2006
Finished:  27 Nov 2006


Some of these will be gifts, some won't. 

"Everything happens for a reason, except possibly football." -- Terry Pratchett