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W is for Wire Blocking

Last week I got the call from my LYS  that my blocking wires have come in.  I picked them up on Saturday.  113 more words



This table centerpiece is the first successful blocking I’ve ever done. It’s a lot easier than I thought it would be. Yesterday I went to the dollar store and bought these great little T pins and stuck them into a cardboard box I have and it worked! 47 more words


Depart gracefully, block ruthlessly

Especially on the free dating apps there is – frankly – a lot to sift through. Although people are on these apps for a million different reasons and theoretically there is a match for all, it is mind boggling how some people are simply spamming other peoples inboxes. 299 more words

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Blocking a Scarf

Ever finish knitting a scarf and think, “This didn’t come out right.” That’s the time when blocking can come in handy.

you might need: tape, pins, a flat surface, hair dryer and real dryer, a scarf, water, a paint brush, scissors… 107 more words

Blocking Big

So about two months ago I test knit a cardigan for one of my friends designs. It was knit using knit picks swish dk, and I loved it when it came off the needles. 254 more words


Blocking success!

Thank you for all your suggestions yesterday regarding blocking my crochet squares.

You’ll be pleased to here I’ve had success on the blocking front. 118 more words