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The Story of the Sleeve

I bought a kit from Knit Picks a while back, a sweater.  The most gorgeous pattern I’ve ever seen (that I could imagine myself wearing).  Full fair isle, 3/4 length sleeves, folded cuff, scoop neck, and raglan styled.  494 more words


A Library Haul


Full disclosure: I am a librarian and I think you should check out books from your local library. The tagline for knitting books at your library should be STOP! 238 more words


Bless Her Cotton Socks

“Life is not measured by the number of socks we own, but by the socks that take our breath away.”

   – Maya Angelou

Meet Emily… 201 more words


Challenge Accepted - TARDIS Afghan

The campers are all amazed at how fast I knit, and what I can do with my knitting. They saw that I made a hat, but some didn’t quite believe that I knit the hat on my own, instead of just buying it from the store. 575 more words


Copper Mountain Cowl

The final pattern of the Copper Mountain trio, Copper Mountain Cowl, will be ready for testing sometime this week. It is in-between lengths, not quite a double loop cowl, but pretty long for a single loop. 92 more words

A journey update

Hello everyone! Hope you had a great week. I mentioned in my last post I started a new job and it has taken over my life recently, as with any big change I am trying to juggle things around and unfortunately crochet time has been reduced. 304 more words

The Great Tapestry of Scotland

I recently visited my parents in Edinburgh. Apart from seeing family, lovely outings and a visit to Be Inspired Fibres, a super local yarn shop… 312 more words