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12/13/14 (for Americans at least)

Well, today’s date is not going to come again for another 100 years. If you’re an American at least. Considering most of the world writes their dates Day/Month/Year NOT Month/Day/Year as most American’s do. 204 more words


Designer Spotlight: Ho Ho Ho Slipper Socks by Lesley Richards

Most knitters have a disaster story or two from their beginner projects. Lesley Richards refers to hers as the “Mega Sock.” She only knit the one, which was big enough to fit both of her feet, and kept it as a reminder to always check gauge. 386 more words



On Sunday, I’ve returned from my 2 week holiday with my parents and I’ve dived into knitting after I’ve got enough sleep. While I was still away I ordered some sock yarn so that I was all set up to start knitting a pair of socks when I got back. 229 more words

WIP Wednesday: Spinner's Knee!

What’s that creaky sound? Oh, it’s just my knees. I’ve been doing a lot of “I’m nearly there!” spinning the last few days, racing through the singles and plying with purpose, somewhat defeating my intention of having a spinning wheel to quietly relax in the dark evenings while snow falls gently outside (yes, that’s the image I had in my head). 297 more words


#25 Sock Sunday

I am loving these socks – just need a few more conferences……


More Good Knitting Ideas From Pinterest

Though I really shouldn’t be browsing Pinterest while I’m in the middle of NaNoWriMo
, I can’t help it. Thankfully I’m learning a lot of neat tricks in the meantime. 237 more words


Episode 30 Another Fiber Festival

Hello all and welcome to Hudson Valley Knits. I am so thankful this week for all the response to the Sr. Love a Long. I am pretty sure I will have enough washclothes for this year and some left over for next year.   311 more words