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Mini Christmas Stocking :: NEW PATTERN

Deck the halls, it shall soon be Christmas!!!

Can you believe it?

We still have nine more birthdays in our family to celebrate before Christmas so I’m not completely in Holiday mode just yet. 71 more words


Alyogyne Huegelii

Alyogne Huegelii is a spectacular flowering shrub that is native to Western Australia.  It is drought hardy but blooms profusely, and this very much explains its popularity in gardens here in Adelaide.  345 more words

Natural Dyeing

Halloween Preparations

So, while I have some time to kill before starting NaKniSweMo I decided to help a friend out with their Halloween costume. This is the first of two hats i made…the second will be the same but in a lighter color. 36 more words


How to crochet an adorable fall pumpkin.

It’s fall. Let’s make a pumpkin!

My pug isn’t quite sure of what to make of it…

What will you need:

Orange yarn for the pumpkin. 493 more words


Fresh Goodies from the Market: Stitches East 2014 pt. II

Good evening Beginners,
It’s a rare Saturday evening post, but I’m back from the Stitches market, my basket is full, and like you, I’m developing a serious yarn addiction.  275 more words

"We Like to Cardi"

I’m making a baby cardigan from Knit Simple magazine.  More specifically, Vickie Howell’s “We Like to Cardi” from the Fall 2013 issue.  Oddly, I don’t often make items from magazines, even though I have a ton.  236 more words


So Much Spinning

As I may have mentioned yesterday, I officially have nothing on the needles. That doesn’t happen very often. In fact, I found myself getting increasingly annoyed with my neighbor, leading to me stomping around the house muttering “There goes the neighborhood!” under my breath and having strong urges to post a public vaguepost on facebook about it. 207 more words

Fiber Arts