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What Needles Can Do For You

Just as a painter uses brushes to achieve strokes and textures, a knitter uses needles. As your knitting years go by, your needle collection will grow. 1,217 more words

Valerie's Thoughts

More Good Knitting Ideas From Pinterest

Though I really shouldn’t be browsing Pinterest while I’m in the middle of NaNoWriMo
, I can’t help it. Thankfully I’m learning a lot of neat tricks in the meantime. 237 more words


A new pair of socks

A warm hello to all of you,my dear friends!

A quick post to show you the new pair of socks I knitted and which I have finished off a few minutes ago. 65 more words

Home Stuff

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

As I create, I wonder....

…I begin to wonder, especially with the first sock. I wonder about the personality the sock will take on. I know what the sock is supposed to look like, I know how it’s supposed to look, but it still has its own way of resembling the pictures. 482 more words


Sock it to me!

Making boot socks for Baby Girl set off a renewed effort at sock making in general.  After the success of the star toes on her little sport-weight tubes, I felt brave enough to take another attempt at working heels, and figured I might as well learn a new toe at the same time.   701 more words

Yarny Goodness

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