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Projects # 10 to # 15

I have a basket full of finish knitted and crochet projects.  All they need is to be trim.  That is when you weaved in the ends of the yarn to make it more secure.  200 more words

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Mandarin Duck

No, that’s not what’s on the dinner menu (nothing that exciting for dinner here).

But remember this photo of a Mandarin Duck I posted before the end of the year? 172 more words

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Swatching and Blocking

My swatch is finished and is now drying – the photo on the angle shows the stitch pattern a little better than a straight on one. 95 more words

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Research evidence on how knitting delays onset of Alzheimers

It has been well documented that knit and crochet have a positive effect on delaying the onset of Alzheimers

http://blog.alpacadirect.com/2014/04/knitting-may-help-delay-prevent-alzheimers-disease/

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7896441.stm

I’m a social artist and have many years’ experience of delivering knit and crochet workshops with all ages and abilities.   45 more words

Big Green Smile

Started a shawl for my niece’s bridal shower – Celaeno, available for purchase on Ravelry. Looks like a big green smile at the moment!

I’m using some deep stash yarn (I like to call it that rather than “old” yarn – it’s been hanging around for a while, hoping it would become something pretty). 79 more words

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Here Comes Peter Rabbit . . .

I finally finish the Easter stuff for Koda’s Kountry,which will be pick up tomorrow.

And oddly enough, none of them were on the New Year Resolution list. 152 more words

Cards

Monster Feet

These are slippers for a grand-nephew. The pattern is Monster Slippers on Ravelry.

They were fun to make – I can see making these for some of the adults in my life (maybe me!)

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