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Down the tubes

I was cleaning up my knitting bag and had to come up with another plan for all my double-pointed needles (aka dpns).  I’m not a Magic Loop convert yet so most of my socks and other knitted-in-the-round items are made using dpns. 237 more words


Yoga socks, Magic loop and Tabula Rasa

I don’t really like double pointed needles. That being said I have used them occasionally and even bought a beautiful handmade needle case to organize them. 292 more words

Needle Review: Knit Picks TRY IT Needle Set

Last summer I was on the hunt to purchase my first circular needle set.  I compared many different brands, read reviews (maybe too many), and tested a few before deciding to purchased the… 600 more words


Addi FlexiFlips: First Attempt

I was super excited to find the Addi FlexiFlips on my road trip. I love knitting socks, and I prefer to use three 5″ DPNs, with a fourth as a working needle. 467 more words

What working with double pointed needles has taught me about myself this winter

How’s THAT for a mouthful of a title?

It’s been a while since I’ve written. Here’s a quick catch up on what’s been happening before we move on to the actual topic of today’s thought. 693 more words


9 Inch Circulars vs. Double Pointed Needles: A Review.

Very witty, clever title, no? Ok, no.  But sometimes simple and straightforward is best.

As you may know, I have only become a serious knitter in the last few years.  1,057 more words

Jane's first sweater

I finally have a moment to write!  The last few weeks have been busy to say the least and of course there is never a dull moment with a toddler. 447 more words