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Slip, Slip, Purl (SSP)

This is a left slanting decrease that when worked decreases 1 stitch.
1. Slip 1 st as if to knit, slip a second stitch as if to knit. 15 more words




In the cafe, sitting
Sipping coffee, knitting
One purl, one plain.
Six women, three men
One man gets up,
gathers his stuff,
And leaves with this refrain; 29 more words


You Asked For It - Cutting Out a Pattern

Learning to cut out your pattern is where it all begins. Good fabric is expensive, and it’s important┬áto know how to cut it to minimize how much you use. 3,073 more words

Learning to knit one step at a time with Melody's Makings

I have been crocheting since my Mom taught me at the age of 10. I wasn’t that great at it in the beginning but every time that I took it up again (took a few years off from it here and there) I just got better and better at. 620 more words


The basketweave stitch pattern

<3 Hi peaches <3

I’m sorry for the lack of posts, I’ve been away on vacation with my family for over a week and really needed a break from internet, e-mails and basically everything electronic. 159 more words

DIY &amp; Crafts

Orders galore

I have been swamped with custom orders since opening my Etsy shop! I am loving it. So here is a few pics of what I have knit by request: … 111 more words


Stitch markers

I have found a new love. No, not someone to replace my husband. I have a new crafty love.
While laying in bed reading blogs I came across a post about stitch markers. 429 more words