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New Pattern! Whispering Pines Beret

I am pleased to announce the Whispering Pines Beret pattern is now available on Ravelry!

The beret is worked in the round from the bottom up in a 2 ply laceweight yarn and is made up of a lacy bead stitch and embossed leaf stitch pattern. 137 more words

Knitting

askew at last

Enfin Askew

At last my little Askew cardigan is finished, and I’ve been wearing it a few times already with great pleasure. It is the perfect little top for summer evenings but will work throughout fall under a trench or light coat. 697 more words

Styling Handknits

My Fair Isle Evolves Into A New Project

When I discovered that my gauge was WAY off last week, I received some fabulous advice from fellow knitters.  (Aren’t knitters the most generous, wonderful people ever?!?)  Filled with frustration, I began a 3 needle bind-off to turn my sweater body into a pillow cover when my husband came home from work.  239 more words

Knitting

Yarn, yarn & more yarn...

I recently went a little crazy and purchased a bunch of yummy, deliciously fabulous yarn and wanted to share them all with you!  LOL

First up is a yarn that I have been eyeing for months & finally decided to purchase.   361 more words

Crafts

Kitten Socks

I have finished my second pair of socks made with the awesome Lollipop Yarn!  I totally love this yarn!   I have such a hard time deciding what pattern to use with this yarn because the it is so perfect that I feel the pattern has to be just as perfect!   139 more words

Crafts