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A New Winter Hat

Every once in awhile I like to return to the roots of The Happy Knitter and actually knit something. Being cooped up and in a boot has definitely brought out my crafty side. 456 more words


recipe for a poncho

Ingredients: 1 inexplicable desire for the poncho you see on display in a fancy yarn store; 2 skeins of bulky yarn and an equal amount of thinner novelty yarn; needles several sizes larger than the bulky yarn normally calls for; the usual knitterly accoutrements like tapestry needle, markers, blah, blah you have it all in your kit already. 605 more words


Cozy Popcorn Cowl

This cozy cowl knits up in a “Jiffy” thanks to size 19 U.S. needles and Lion Brand Jiffy Thick & Quick yarn. I chose the colorful “ 36 more words

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Scarf of the Day: No. 8

Today’s scarf is more of a cowl. And this I knit on a loom instead of by hand.

I got into loom knitting when I was in high school as a way to make scarves quickly. 122 more words

Tuesday's Hat is Full of Twist

Whee, I knew I could do it! I finished the gray Pacific Chunky hat yesterday! I actually finished it during my waiting room knitting time with ten minutes to spare, which meant I had nothing to distract me from The Young and the Restless on the TV. 488 more words

Scarf of the Day: No. 1

For the month of November I will (hopefully) be posting a scarf a day. I have very many scarves, some I’ve made, others were gifts, knitted and fabric, and I love them all. 148 more words

No-Knit Circular Scarf

Welcome to the shiny new blog for frabjous fibers and Wonderland Yarns!

We know it’s not quite Halloween, but don’t get upset if we remind you that it’s never too early to start preparing for the holiday season. 232 more words

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