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A feather in my cap

Please forgive the cell-phone selfies here. I’ve got several hat projects I want to share, and if I wait until my husband or daughter want to play photographer with my real camera I may  never get them recorded. 235 more words


About yokes: new ones and 30 years old ones

I have a soft spot for stranded yokes and nordic designs. They often come togeter.

For some reason they always catch my eye, whether it’s on Ravelry, in a shop, on the street, I’ll… 432 more words


FO - New Year KAL 2015

I love this sweater!  I’m so glad we did this, everyone!

If you’re new to the blog, this sweater was our New Year’s Knitalong, 2015.  For these knitalongs I try to write as we go, addressing the sticking points of the pattern or project.   276 more words


The Knits: Leftovers Cowl

Last year I decided I wanted to knit a massive scarf, with a ton of different colorwork motifs, using scraps and leftovers from all the sock yarns I have used over the years. 69 more words


Nordic Easter Egg - reminder

A gentle reminder:  If you’d like to get my “Nordic Easter Egg” knitting pattern PDF for FREE, all you have to do is add the word “ 238 more words


My Favorite Things...November

This month’s motif is pulled from one of my first attempts at both color work and hand warmers.  I’m not sure I still have the hand warmers to be honest.  312 more words


Willard Beret & Mitts

After seeing the Knitbot Yoked Trunk Show from Quince & Co. at Nido, I fell in love with the Willard Beret & Mitts. They are knit in… 203 more words