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FO: Fall Cardigan for Eli

In between learning two color brioche and finishing a sweater for my Mom, I was able to whip up a cardigan for my girlfriend Leah’s little boy Eli. 357 more words

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The Snow Angel Collection (& KAL)

Hi everyone! Despite it being a pretty hot summer (for once) I’ve been slaving away working on a cute new collection of stranded cardigan and dress patterns – it’s weird knitting patterns with snowflakes when the sun is shining outside, believe me! 169 more words

Knitting

Rainy Saturday

When I was growing up, Autumn was always thought of as the point in August when the schools went back – the temperature usually dropped a bit, and the weather changes. 417 more words

Life

Baby #3

Baby #3’s gifts also grew out of a silly idea on the part of his parents.

Back before they got married in 2014, his mom & dad made a truly hilarious engagement video of them costumed as a penguin and a giraffe and dancing around Chicago. 248 more words

Crochet

Baby #2

Back in late December, we had dinner with the parents of Baby #2 & Baby #3, after which we stayed up far past all our bedtimes drinking tea, eating cookies, and coming up with awful names for poor Baby #2. 242 more words

Crochet

Rosehips block

For the next block of my autumn quilt, I wanted to make a block that showcased the fabric with the rosehips on a brown background. After the last few blocks I did with the bold autumn fabric flanked by less conspicuous ones, which I thought worked well, I thought I’d try it with another bold fabric alongside less in-your-face ones. 545 more words

Patchwork

FO, after an eon!

After a long hiatus of two years (in which I almost never picked up knitting needles), my knitting mojo is back with a bang. I should thank my soon-to-be-born grandchild for that. 186 more words

Knitting