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Sophie's Update

Hello Friends!

Just a quick update on Sophie’s Universe. I have completed Part 4 and she is growing! She has graduated from circle to square and I couldn’t be more proud!

Happy Knitting (and crocheting)!



Poinsettia Afghan

As it becomes July – the hottest month of summer in the Adirondacks – my mother brings out her poinsettia afghan that I made for her this past Christmas, joking about Christmas in July. 622 more words


Afghan Fashion

A lot of people ask me what traditional Afghan clothes are like and I have to google images all the time to show them! Our traditional clothing are absolutely stunning but unfortunately very much underrated. 523 more words



More than 135,000 refugees and migrants entered Europe in the first half of 2015
  • According to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, the number is an 80% increase from the same period in 2014.
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Afghan Progress

Two years ago today I cast on my first stitches for my epic afghan project. The idea was to always have this project as a in the background, slow and steady but I still very imagined that two years on I would not have finished! 48 more words

Airy Green Afghan

Just finished working on a crocheted afghan using the V-stitch for the body. This stitch creates a lacy effect that is light and airy. The edging was made using a fan stitch. 36 more words

Needle Escapades