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Knit mono sew

I made the Colette Mabel skirt, using a heavyweight merino ponti knit.  I made size large which ended up being too big, particularly around the waist, so I altered the waistband to make it fit.   218 more words


Snowflake Hat

I want to post about everything I make, but I’ve been knitting and crocheting so much lately that I’m finishing something every day. This afternoon I finished knitting a simple toque with a Norwegian snowflake motif. 248 more words


Ready or not...

…it’s almost time to enter my knitting and crochet projects into this year’s fair contest. It looks like I’ll have 16 entries this year – down from last year’s 20, but still not too bad. 65 more words


WIP Wednesday - July 23

I’ve cast on the yarn I dyed & spun earlier this year. I’m kind of just winging it for now to see what happens. I’ve got an idea in my head but I’m not quite sure it’s going to work out. 84 more words


Day 89

Despite some good news today, my brain is still not firing on all cylinders. It has taken me all day to knit these two piece onto the blanket. 332 more words

The Saddest Story

For a knitter, anyway. A single, hand-knit sock has been found laying in the Oklahoma City airport, all alone. Somewhere, a knitter is unpacking from their trip and lamenting the loss of this sock. 59 more words

Knitting & Crochet

Nosy yarn people

Crocheter: When people at yarn shops ask me what I am making, I sometimes want to say, “none of your business,” and run away.

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