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Projects in progress

I have started a few bits and pieces of knitting this past week – mainly because we have had a week of unseasonably cold weather in Canberra and going outdoors is just plain unpleasant. 393 more words


One more background

I had time to put together one more Weekly Special package. I liked the addition of paint to that first piece so I thought I’d add a few pieces of silk to this one. 238 more words


The Sweater That Keeps On Giving: Knitting As A Parenting Tool

Hello there!  Good Sunday evening.  How has 2015 been for you so far?
I am amazed that I have kept this #YourTurnChallange of posting on this blog 7 days in a row.   702 more words


Knitted Edges... Who Knew? and Free Knit Patterns

Wandering through Pinterest this morning since I woke up.. got up.. at 4am.. ughhh  Anyway, I came across the most exquisite way to edge knitting!  I’ve always done t… 238 more words



Keeps the
minds eye hued
Slip yarn over
needles through
Pulling back
The top of loop
Once you start
Keep your eyes glued
how you start… 136 more words

Weekly Special progress

My Weekly Special projects are getting organized. I’ve been super busy lately and questioning my “weekly” decision on these. I know that some weeks will not be so busy, though, so I’ll stick with the plan, figuring that it will all even out by the end of the year. 163 more words


Missing but in Action

I know. Been forever since I posted here. Family have complained. I’ll try to get back here more often. I just have a lot going on. 232 more words

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