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2016 Geek-a-Long Update 6

Here are two more squares for my Lattes and Llamas Geek-a-Long blanket.

These squares have a few things in common:

They are both from game franchises I have never played. 260 more words


2016 Geek-a-Long Update 5

When I first sat down to start writing a blog post about Portal I could not figure out what to say about this quirky, strange puzzle game. 302 more words


Keeping it simple

You know when you start a new project, full of enthusiasm, and then very quickly realise that you’ve perhaps taken on more than you intended? 137 more words


2016 Geek-a-Long Update 4

Time to start posting some Geek-a-Long squares! I have been spending almost every spare moment double-knitting to try to keep up with the Lattes and Llamas Geek-a-Long… 311 more words


Free yarn!!

There are few things I like more than a free knitting project, as I’m generally thoroughly broke, and when a sweater has proved unsatisfactory it’s better to frog it and knit Something Better. 302 more words


Double the Fun

Today I’ve spent the day teetering on the edge of the precipice of Round 6 of Sock Madness.  Which gave me an opportunity to knock out what remained of my between rounds novelty.   387 more words

Which yarns are DK yarns??

This morning, for the umpteenth time, I received a common question about DK yarns.  “DK” stands for “double knitting” – a name which often proves confusing.  834 more words