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Felted Slippers

Back in 2002, I made my husband a pair of the felted clogs that were all the rage then. They were made using this pattern… 504 more words


Simple stash-buster scarf.

Simple techniques can give simple pleasures.  Here is a very pleasing colour combo and texture using my old trusted stretchy rib. Pick a multiple of three stitches and add two stitches (for one stitch edge on each side), then repeat as follows: K1(edge), *K2, P1* to last stitch, K1(edge). 51 more words


Stashbusting Knitting Project: Snippet Scarf

Until I find a knitting pattern that specifically calls for a bunch of those 30-percents-of-a-skein of Malabrigo or Madelinetosh that are always leftover from knitting hats, this free scarf pattern will remain my go-to pattern for trying to keep a lid on my ever-expanding giant bag of leftover yarn. 435 more words

Happy half-birthday

Would you believe this little moppet was six months old yesterday?!

And almost grown out of his third set of clothes! I had to get out the next size up yesterday, and buy a few more things (the downsides of having opposite season babies, although the growth should slow down within the next six months, so I’ll have correct season clothes and won’t have to buy hardly anything!) 509 more words