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The coast of Maine is rocky and breezy, and Small Point beach in my hometown is definitely a representation of that. If you’re going to be spending a lot of time on the beach, you want something casual, and layer-friendly. Warm, but not so stiff you can’t throw a frisbee or chase the tide.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
The Shoshana hat/scarf set is a quick way to get some stylish warmth in the winter time. Knit with bulky yarn, the lace lozenge pattern is both fun and fast to knit. Some fringe lends fun to the finished scarf, and the diminishing lozenges on the hat add an unexpected touch.
Knitting: Sleeveless Top, Vest
Bryony is a fitted, drapey tank top for hot summer days, with an aran braid cable twining around the V-neck and down the back. It is knit in two pieces from the bottom up and then seamed together. An applied I-cord edging is worked to finish the armhole and neck edges. Vertical darts are used for shaping, and are placed to ensure that the cables...