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FO Friday: Assisted Hatchling

I finally have a FO to show!!! 2014 Stashbustin’ #12 is in the books!

Pattern: Assisted Hatchling by Elizabeth Ditchburn Dew

Size: 3 months

Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Pagoda… 140 more words


An idea born in stupidity

Last night, I pulled an all-nighter. It’s a long story. The point is, I wanted to crochet to keep myself awake. And the projects I’m already working on are boring and would put me to sleep. 673 more words

Beanie Bender

You know what you do when you realize you have a shit-ton of Caron Simple Soft? You make beanies for charity – that’s what you do! 259 more words


Sunburst Granny Square Blanket

I am back to my crochet mode here. I have been pushing making a granny square blanket as far as possible just because I am scared that the squares will be of different sizes and I wont be able to crochet them together. 184 more words


Stash Fast

This year for Lent I decided to give up buying yarn (I also gave up tasty cakes- but that’s another matter entirely). It shouldn’t be too hard I have a little stash. 267 more words

Knitting Gifts

Good-bye February!

Here we are in the last week of February, 2014!  I am so excited that we are moving on to March and hoping for less and less winter and more and more spring! 234 more words

So much! So much!

I’m not a yarn snob. I like all sorts of yarn – I’m more of an equal opportunity yarn user. Red Heart, Malabrigo, Vanna’s Choice, MadTosh…and don’t even get me started on my favorite indie dyers. 248 more words