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Thursday chat

I’ve found new sock needles and they are so nice to work with I can’t believe the difference. I’ve been making socks 2-at-a-time because I’m pretty sure that we’ve all suffered “second sockitis” at one time or another and I suffer from it on a regular basis.   141 more words


Manly Scarf

Despite its name, I worried this scarf wasn’t manly enough. Maybe it was the yarn or maybe it was the stitch, but I wondered, “Does this scarf look masculine?” I wasn’t convinced until Hubby tried it on. 288 more words

Hand-Made {DIY}


My struggle with knitting never ends ;) Although the second part of my knitting book wants me to knit a jumper or a cardigan at this stage, I definitely don’t feel ready. 618 more words


Cozy Craze

For Christmas this year I decided to make each of my coworkers a hand knit monogrammed coffee cozy. The finished results of two months of work were gorgeous! 398 more words

Circular Needles

Interchangeable Needles and Red Heart Merlot Yarn Giveaway

Who can’t use an extra set of circular knitting needles? If you’ve got a bunch of WIPs, you can always use one. Now you can win one, until January 15, by entering AllFreeKnitting.com’s giveaway, sponsored by Simplicity. 102 more words


Circular Needle Wrangling (take 2)

I’m committed to circular needles, using them for nearly every knitting project — flat or circular. The exception is socks, for which I use DPNs because it’s easier for me to keep track of the heel and gusset shaping with three needles. 139 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

Winter is Here - The Arya Cowl

Winters in the Pacific Northwest are relatively mild. We see far more rain than snow, but the temperatures do still drop below freezing on occasion. And I never seem to be ready for it. 700 more words

Wardrobe Fashion