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Cowls, and socks, and capelets - oh, my!

Jut got these magazines in at the store – so many ideas for Fall knitting!


All the News That's Fit to Stitch: Part the Ninth

From far and wide, from across the Interwebs (a.k.a. the Electronic Cat Database) and beyond, I bring you all the news from the worlds of knitting and stitching that I could gather this week: 237 more words

Friends in a heat wave

I’ve had a great couple of days. I sold my first button bunny on Thursday and I took the boys to meet my best friend, who now lives in Australia, in Oxford yesterday. 164 more words


My Kind of Game Show

For some reason I have been recording Hollywood Game Night. I do not follow celebrity news, do not know many of the celebrities on the show, refer to the show as Extroverts Extroverting Themselves, and have no idea how the participants can connect in the final round in describing so many so-called famous people.  189 more words


Drapey Knit Scarf

I thought about titling this post something profound-like “The Prodigal”.  I contemplated going into detail about why it’s been almost a year since I posted here.   285 more words


Owls sweater: My first knitted garment!

I felt really excited about sewing during Me-Made-May but somehow my sewjo has really collapsed in the past fortnight. I think it’s down to a combination of having difficulty finding the right fabric for the projects I want to work on and feeling a tad overwhelmed by all the sewing events I want to take part in, but don’t have time to. 320 more words


The road to [knitting] hell is paved with good intentions

I have been knitting a baby sweater for weeks.

It is not a hard baby sweater, or an Elizabeth Zimmerman baby surprise jacket, there are no color changes or cute lace motifs.   230 more words