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The 30 day knitting challenge in one post because I am lazy

Questions and idea from the hero complex via Helenknitsuk's blog (a Ravelry contact who knits amazing blankets).

What was your first finished project? 
It was a scarf for Rich that I knit with DK yarn on ridiculously thin needles, totally wrong for the yarn weight so it took ages to grow and it was stiff and starchy - too short to boot! Not fun to knit and it didn't make me want to try another project afterwards. It was only a couple of years later when I had to take a lot of time off work with a back injury that I discovered Erika Knight, crochet, and then Ysolda Teague (whose patterns made me want to learn properly).

What is currently on your needles?
A pair of socks (Vestigial by Beata Jezek) and a reverse-engineered cardigan inspired by a vintage one I saw on Susan Crawford's blog here. It's the colourwork one at the end.

Do you have any other WIPs (works in progress)?
I'd love to say no but I've been very cast-on happy this year (I usually prefer to have j…

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