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They Weren't Kidding

I’d read and heard that you shouldn’t pair a “busy yarn” with a lace pattern. That the yarn obscures all your hard work! They Weren’t Kidding! 218 more words


Hat status

Remember this little project — that I ripped out?

Well, I’ve torn it out two more times. I’ve learned that if I’m not liking it while I’m knitting it, I’m not going to like it when I’m done. 272 more words


#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 26: 'Rose and Lily' by Lenka Ilcisin & Emily Williams


We’re rocking the super cute, matchy-matchy headwear this week with the beautiful ‘Rose and Lily’ pattern by Lenka Ilcisin & Emily Williams. Forget the matching family Aran jumpers. 159 more words

Hand Dyed Yarns

Sock Addict

Hello, my name is Jacquline and I’m addicted to making socks. I’ve crocheted my fair share of slippers, and at the beginning of December I whipped up a pair of spa socks to keep my feet warm on the way home from getting a pedicure. 492 more words


Episode 42 Show Notes

Wow, show notes within 24 hours of publishing the episode? What will I think of next?

Episode 42 can be found here and here. 150 more words

Episode 41 Show Notes

Another late one!

Episode 41 can be found here and here.

To Dye For: all the self-striping sock yarn..0

On the Needles: Lots of socks and a chunky hand-spun Hitchhiker. 45 more words

Baby legwarmers

One of the fun things I have learned from this lovely book, Little Crochet: Modern Designs for Babies and Toddlers, is that sock yarn can be very useful for making baby stuff. 93 more words