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More Dutch Mittens

These may have found their way to their intended recipient by now, so I’m taking a chance that a) the recipient has them and b) she does not read the blog (just in case she does NOT have them). 218 more words


Grettir #6

Believe it or not, I’ve knitted yet another Grettir! It’s the sixth one and as I’m used to say, it will not be the last one either. 745 more words


Star Spangled Beanie

Earlier this year, my sister-in-law sent me a picture of a store-bought hat that she liked but wanted to tweak.  She asked if I could make it for her for Christmas, and I said yes, of course.  175 more words


Of socks & stockings

My striped socks are ready for heels!

And last night I made good progress on a Christmas stocking. It looks like I may actually get this done in time. Knock wood.

Knitting & Crochet

Three colorwork men's hats

*Mild Warning—the Reindeer hat is slightly NSFW!*

This is a quick post to share some knit and crochet hats I’ve made. Some of them are things I made a long time ago but never shared (in those cases, sorry about the crappy quality of the old photos!). 623 more words

Holiday Knits & Crafts

Designer Spotlight: Zig Zag Mittens by Joleen Kraft

Joleen Kraft is a freelance copy editor and pattern designer who moonlights at her LYS, The Beehive Wool Shop. It’s a great job for connecting with other makers and expanding her fiber knowledge. 410 more words


But Sometimes a Sweater Happens Like This (Autumn Reis)

Sometimes, you plan a sweater for a long time. You figure out what you need, you buy the yarn, you make the plan, you finish up other projects, and then, at the right time, you cast on. 703 more words

Finished Stuff :: Knitting