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Ponchito Bonito Pattern

As easy as can be, this garter stitch poncho offers a couple of hours of mindless knitting.
This simple pattern for a garter stitch poncho is great for watching TV, commutes or any situation where you want to keep your hands busy without straining your mind. 304 more words

Free Patterns

Matching stripes!

I have been thinking about matching stripes. I can think of examples when stripes and patterns don’t match in nature, and those are truly beautiful!  Otherwise, I think if  something is hand crafted the stripes should match. 560 more words


Zig Zag Baby Blanket

I recently finished up this baby blanket for a friend and I love how it turned out. Overall it knitted up pretty quick too. There are only two different rows to memorize so once I got those down I could take the blanket with me anywhere to work on it without being afraid of forgetting or messing up the pattern. 525 more words


For the Love of Garter Stitch

Garter stitch is the great palette-cleanser of the knitting world.  When I need a break from all things cabled, stranded or textured, the urge to cast on something in garter stitch is hard to resist.   345 more words


Lawn again...

Sorry. I have to try and do something about the puns.

Anyway, here’s the blue one. Blue bias binding this time, and a little embroidery stitch around the neckline and armholes. 155 more words

Sewing & Embroidery

Easy crochet dishcloth pattern for beginners

In my quest to finish projects that I started I ran across my list of things to do and these dishcloths where one of the items on the list. 248 more words


Did I do okay? Part two... and a quick Cardi for the cold office!

I am going to try it again.  Like always, if you don’t like it the first time, keep trying until you are happy with the results.   432 more words