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#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


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



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

Liebster Award!

I was surprised to wake up a couple of days ago to find that Sharon of Creativity and Family had received the Liebster Blog Award and had nominated me to receive it also. 1,222 more words


Review: Chiaogoo Twist Interchangeable Set

The tools of our trade – our needles.  At some point many knitters start considering an interchangeable set of needles.  I want to review for you my interchangeables of choice – the Twist set from Chiaogoo. 548 more words


PostStitch Review and *GIVEAWAY*

This month I’ve had the pleasure of trying out a box from the PostStitch. Sporting the very appropriate slogan “A project in a box,” this montly subscription-based knitting club does the legwork for you — compiling the yarn, pattern, and all the tools you need to complete the selected project — so that you can just open your box and knit. 608 more words


red cables for life, kids.

I reached in the last six months the point of officially needing higher quality tools for my knitting. Leading up to this I dabbled in… 463 more words