Keep on…

After losing my Back To Basics sweater in the hurricane…

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… I tried my best to recover another handknit – Raglan Pullover from Creative Cables. Unfortunately this one is lost as well. I couldn’t clean these unidentified spots. Plus the sweater was floating in dirty water for hours, so the smell is unbearable.

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 Bye, bye…

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But I decided not to give up on it, as I’ve been planning to knit it for a long time. Actually when I was knitting a swatch for it, I was choosing between rich burgundy red and grey-brown shades. Well, I guess red wasn’t meant to be knit. So, I am moving on.


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I remember reading one phrase that stuck in my head: The formula for success is simple: just double your rate of failure. I am back on track exactly where I started – a swatch…

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Sometimes sweaters, houses, people fall apart. So there’s nothing else to do but keep on going and… well, as for me, knitting.

By | 2015-05-24T12:38:32+00:00 November 18th, 2014|Knitting, Simple little things, Work in Progress|3 Comments


  1. Rebecca November 19, 2014 at 2:40 pm - Reply

    Oh my, those sweaters are a bit shocking, they really bring home the intimacy of the destruction. Thank goodness skills and perseverance remain undamaged and undaunted.

    • Alina November 19, 2014 at 8:42 pm - Reply

      What doesn’t break us, makes us stronger, right?

  2. steph November 19, 2014 at 9:51 pm - Reply

    what determination…..

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