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This Week, Knit and Crochet!

Well, I started and crochet project and already finished it! I wanted to use the other to skeins of Craft-Tee yarn.  I started with a square one and wasnt feeling thrilled so I ripped it out and started this Round (flower) Rug yesterday and finished it this morning!   97 more words

Crochet

Circular Needle Wrangling

I use circular needles for almost all my knitting. The only exception is double-pointed needles (DPNs) for socks.

Circulars are less cumbersome than straight needles. I can’t drop one of them — unless I drop an entire project. 118 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

Friends are like circular needles

Like a knitted Cast On to your circular needles you create a chain. A long chain of life’s events, your up’s and your down’s. Chains filled with your youth, friendships, adulthood, marriage, and family. 164 more words

Double Pointed Needles

The amatuer socktographer strikes again

After feeling guilty about Little P’s socks, I decided to give them another go.  As I had expected, they required a full frog and re-consideration of the pattern.   220 more words

Craft

The Most Common Question I Get Knitting with 9" Circulars

I love my 9″ circular sock needles. I bought them over six months ago and haven’t looked back since.Because they aren’t a common tool for knitting, people tend to be curious about them and ask me questions. 204 more words

Knitting

Always the Last to Know

I wasn’t planning on talking about Del Amitri when I sat down to write this blog post, but when I typed the title, I started singing and had to pause to go and pop their album on.   585 more words

Handmade

I sock at puns

It’s been a little while since I started the Riverbed Socks for Little P, and they are…paused.  I turned probably my best heel yet, went away for a week and promptly forgot where I was in the pattern.   237 more words

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