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Burnin' Love

Okay, the house is on fire and I can only grab 5 things. Assuming humans and animals are safe, here’s what’s coming with me, in no particular order: 311 more words

Christmas Ornaments

Things I learned while knitting my first sweater...as an overachieving-type-B-personality

Ok, so the title should be ” Things I learned remembered while knitting my first sweater…as an overachieving-type-B-personality”. It is funny how we as humans have to keep being reminded of lessons we learned throughout our life’s. 468 more words

Stitch Block Cowl & Project Update

Pattern: Stitch Block Cowl by Purl Soho

Yarn: Mirasol Llama Una (100% baby llama)

You guys, I’m so happy this is finally done. I felt like I was knitting it… 247 more words

Cricket on the Doorstep

Late last week these little goodies arrived on my doorstep and had me chirping like a cricket on a hot summer’s eve.  Aptly enough, Cricket is also the name of this particular yarn from Anzula and it’s one of my all-time favourites.   334 more words


Sequins - a gateway drug?

It all started innocently enough.  Ingrid Dijkers had us sew some sequins in our junk journals in her File Folder journal class last October.  I came home with some extras, but you know, one wants to do a bit more so I went in search of sequins. 454 more words

My Art

James' Hat

This is the hat that I knit my brother for Christmas. While I did give it to him on the 23rd, it is still (unfortunately) on the needles since I couldn’t find my tapestry needles to weave in the ends. 87 more words


A second pair... your can never have enough Liberty...

Seriously, I was so in love with the first pair and how light they were on my little girl I made a second pair in the late of last night with all the same modifications… french seams, elastic lace at the ruffle and extra rows of stitching at the top to stop the elastic from twisting. 70 more words