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Yarn Along: Knitting in the Car During Naptime

Joining Ginny for the Yarn Along.

I’ve mentioned before that Aurelia is not the greatest sleeper. I’m not sure if the sleep disruption that comes with SMS has begun or if she’s following in her biggest sister’s footsteps. 438 more words


The Yarn Sale Blues

Recently, my local yarn shop (the Yarn Barn in Lawrence, KS) had a 20% off sale on all their knitting yarn. When that happens, my best laid plans for building up an orderly inventory of knitted goodies starts to unravel. 641 more words

My Yarny Projects

Coming soon: Criss Cross Hat, Beret, Mitts

I fell in love with a stitch pattern back in November, and I’ve had a great time playing with it. It’s my adaptation of a stitch pattern I saw in a Japanese stitch dictionary. 752 more words


WIP Wednesday: Stitch, Snip 'n' Steek!

This week, among starting some shiny new projects, I noticed something quite surprising- that the last few years of non-stop knitting have finally given me a choice of hand knit sweaters and cardigans to wear- woohoo! 647 more words


VOGUEknitting Live 2015: GG's Recap

How does the saying go? Not Rain, nor ice…or something like that right? LOL because trust me the ice caused a major slow down, but did not stop the show.   638 more words


Let it Twist: Overcoming Perfectionism to Finish Projects

My first lace weight project took me nearly a year to complete.

Here’s what really happened: It took me eleven months to start and a week to finish. 368 more words


Present to Myself

While in Minneapolis, a friend (who recently took up knitting again) and I went on a tour of local yarn stores. One of my favorite things to do – and very dangerous for my wallet. 63 more words