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Somewhere That's Green - Kinetic Cowl with a Kitty Helper

Another Christmas gift in progress – using the Kinetic Cowl pattern with two yarns I blended together: Loops & Threads Cozy Wool in Moss and Red Heart Boutique Unforgettable in Echo. 18 more words


Donna Noble Has Been Saved - Yet Another Cowl

I finished another Kinetic cowl last night. This pattern is practically idiot-proof. It’s my favorite right now. This one is in Patons Cobbles yarn from Michael’s, not sure what colorway – it’s kind of a mauve-y pink. 45 more words


Maybe They're Magic - Claire's Garden Shawl

I bought this GORGEOUS Noro Yuzen at a yarn shop in Door County when I was visiting my sister, while she was working at Peninsula Players for the summer. 215 more words


Black Magic Woman - Geillis Shawl

In keeping with my Outlander obsession…

I have always found the character of Geillis super interesting. In the Starz series, she wears a lot of different textures – furs and feathers and unusual colors – so I thought this yarn with its black base but strange texture and bright colors seemed very ‘Geillis’ when I saw it. 128 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

My growing blanket!

My scrappy blanket is steadily growing! I love deciding which little ball of wool to use for the next stripe. It was getting a bit heavy and it was hard to see how wide it would be, so my friend Russell (who can knit amazing fair isle jumpers with his eyes closed!) suggested I transfer my project onto a circular needle. 21 more words

Georgina Giles

The Most Expensive Yarn I Ever Bought

This past week my cousin visited from California. She brought a project with her that she has had trouble with for me to help her. I cast it on and knit a few rows in the pattern and then she took over. 158 more words