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ChiaoGoo Twist Mini Interchangeable Sets

Over the past few years, interchangeable knitting needles have had the knitting universe buzzing. Knitters are buying them, asking for them as gifts, using them as their primary knitting needles, or maybe just as their ‘on-the-go’ needles. 472 more words

Lace Circular Knitting Needle Comparison Part 2

Last week I introduced you to some top metal circular knitting needles that all work well for lace. This week we’ll look at three specific characteristics of those needles – the tips, joins and cables. 605 more words

Knitting

Lace Circular Knitting Needle Comparison Part 1

The ultimate goal of a lace knitter – pointy needle tips, sleek needles, a smooth join and a flexible cable.  I have six different fixed circular knitting needles, all size US 5.  512 more words

Knitting

Article II

I have been absolutely slammed with homework this weekend since I’m right on the verge of midterm season, but here we go – let the nightblogging begin. 427 more words

Fox In The Snow Mittens

#WIPit Wednesday and a review of Lion Brand Heartland Yarn

The longest day of the week is officially over and now it is time to rock out on some WIPit Wednesday. For any non-knitter who may have stumbled on to this WIP stands for “Work in Progress” and this week I have plenty! 1,031 more words

Knitting

Work in Progress : Sock Yarn Sweater

What’s on my needles this week? Well…Something crazy…This winter, my goal is to have knitted a sweater or a cardigan for each member of the family. 165 more words

Yarn

Needles

Sock needles: I really like the ChiaoGoo red lace circulars in 32″ 0s and Hiya Hiya sharps in the same size. Both needles are nicely pointy without being rather stabby-stabby, and both have very flexible cables. 120 more words