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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

The second try at a sweater... Hmm

I wasn’t feeling too hot about sweaters after the first one, but I wasn’t about to give up on them for good. So I picked up the needles again and ordered a whole boatload of yarn from Hobby Lobby. 233 more words

Lion Brand Yarn

Casting On (the story of my knitting)

Twelve years ago, I had no idea what casting on meant. It was my sister, still in high school at the time, who had dabbled in knitting and taught me that initial step of casting on and knitting. 290 more words


Neat Garter Stitch Edges

I am sure it hasn’t gone unnoticed by anyone, it seems that everywhere we look there are bunny’s being made, after all it is that time of year, they are multiplying quickly! 468 more words


Knitterly Advice

I think it’s pretty clear by now that my favorite type of knitting is stranded colorwork.  (The dictionary on this device does not like the word “colorwork”.  831 more words

Stranded Colorwork

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


Yellow to Gold to Granny Smith

I took my garter stitch chevron blanket out for coffee and a donut this week! That right there, friends, is an earl grey donut. It was FAN. 181 more words