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Bulky Knit Scarf Pattern

Can you believe that it’s December already? I’m afraid I’ll blink and suddenly it’ll be 2015. While I was procrastinating on Pinterest I came across a… 398 more words


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

Large Needles

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