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The path unknown - sweater for man

My attempts to knit something useful for my husband have not been the most successful ones. I started my career many years ago by knitting a woolen hat that turned out to be way too big. 160 more words

A Thrilling Thursday

Just can’t contain myself right now.

I got the mail and WOW!

Look what was in it:

Number 2 has arrived.

Hmm

Maybe that was an unfortunate little sentence. 198 more words

Project Ideas

Review: Ann Budd, Knitting Green

Review: Ann Budd, Knitting Green: Conversations and Planet-Friendly Projects. Loveland: Interweave, 2010.

No, this is not the newest book on the shelf of my local library, but it chimed with concerns I’m having over my various craft hobbies: how to indulge my hobby while still remaining at least somewhat ethical and environmentally conscious. 663 more words

Writing

Sweet Roses Granny Square

I ran out of wool in one particular color on my 48 point round ripple. So I ordered some more. But I live in Melbourne, and my wool supplier is in Bendigo. 369 more words