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In the knitting basket

It has been far too long since I shared any of my works in progress with you. Today it is all about texture.

First up two personal knitting projects. 357 more words


Time flies when your having fun

I had not realized it had been a while since I posted. That’s unfortunate.  But, in this time lapse there has been a decent amount of progress. 421 more words


Cotton socks! now the summer is over.

Another pair of sock finished! I told you back in June when I finished my last pair and the weather was so hot and sunny that I was thinking of buying some yarn to make cotton socks. 306 more words


Successful Crochet Day

As promised, here’s my post about all the things I did on International Crochet Day

First thing I did (after showering and eating breakfast obviously) was finish another Christmas gift! 563 more words


Thrifty Thursday Late again

I like to dye yarn.  It’s fun, if a little messy.  I use food safe dyes so I can use all my regular kitchen equipment and not have to have separate dyeing equipment.   69 more words


The need for...

chunky, bulky, FAST knitting has overcome me once again. I go through these cycles, as I am guessing you do too, where all my knitting projects converge or conspire and take on a certain sameness that makes me not want to knit any of them. 155 more words


Why I Knit....

You all know I love to knit, and ultimately we knit to create. I learned to knit probably 4 or 5 years ago at this point..but in 2012 is when GGmadeit was born, it’s when I began knitting to save my life, it’s when I began knitting to avoid my fears, its when knitting became my therapy. 277 more words