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Yarn Hole

Guys…..I fell in a yarn hole.


Sadly a yarn store in my region is closing! They were having a 30-60% close out sale and I took the bait. 129 more words

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Stitching Status: Playing Games

I came really close last night to losing a serious game of yarn chicken…

This was all I had left at the end of a block of purple on my… 274 more words

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Orchid Shawl

Pattern: Golden Orchids

Yarn: Berroco Ultra Alpaca Fine in Berry Pie

Needles: US6 (I use ChiaoGoo Twist)

Beads: 108 size 6 beads

Measurements: 44in X 19.5in… 424 more words

Berroco

My Favorite Summer Knits

The other weekend I washed and packed away most of my hand knit sweaters. I like to keep out a few of my favorite cardigans for when the temps dip and since I like a few layers. 592 more words

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Irish Eyes Are Smiling...

When Irish Eyes Are Smiling – performed by The Irish Tenors

I’ve never read the lyrics for When Irish Eyes Are Smiling until today, and feel like I’ve been cheated of something my whole life! 841 more words

2017 Yarn Challenge

I love my local yarn shops. I have four in my city and neighbouring towns that I visit with some frequency (much to the chagrin of my bank account). 144 more words

Knitting

Christmas Post-Mortem: A sweater

Hey guys, guess what.

I made a sweater!

(Surprise!… I guess.  I make a lot of sweaters.)

This one was made for my father-in-law.

Last spring, he asked me to make him a sweater, and I have trouble saying no (or maybe I just like having an excuse to make another sweater).  179 more words

Sweater