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A Shetland hap for Autumn

Finally! The laying and sanding of our sitting room floor has unfortunately eaten up rather a lot of knitting time, but after a few hours in the car last weekend visiting friends and the odd row snatched here and there, my Jared Flood shawl is at last finished. 73 more words

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A Wedding Blanket

Hello world!  Welcome to the first blog post I have ever written.  I’ve just started this website as a place to record some of my favourite artsy and foodsy projects.   333 more words


Check out my Stash!

Pssst–c’mere! I got somethin’ to show ya…

So last time, I posted, I got a wonderful suggestion from one of my BFFITW to share what I snagged at The Fold. 458 more words


book review: brave new knits

Brave New Knits, by Julie Turjoman.

(public library)

The concept is simple but novel: Turjoman profiles and interviews knitting blogger-designers, who have all contributed a pattern.   403 more words


The Longest Long Weekend

This weekend was bananas. B-a-n-a-n-a-s!

Luke’s dad and step mom were in town, and whenever they’re here we always do a lot of stuff with them. 297 more words


I'm a Knitter Who Spins

Tour de Fleece is currently ongoing.

What’s Tour de Fleece (TdF)? It’s the fiber world’s answer to Tour de France. Spinners all over are pedaling on their spinning wheels as world class cyclists as they tackle Tour de France. 614 more words


Umaro Blanket

Pattern:  Umaro Blanket, by Jared Flood (Brooklyn Tweed) Yarn:  Garnstudio Drops Eskimo Needles:  10mm circular

This blanket had been on my to-do list for a while; the very weekend I found out that we were expecting our first baby, I cast on and worked the first dozen or so rows, before a nervous superstition drove me to tuck it away. 201 more words