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My Way: Provisional Cast-on

I have decided that there has got to be a better way to accomplish a desired pattern than simply doing as the designer tells me to! 981 more words


Two at a time

I am again knitting socks. After a weekend with more frustrations than rewards, I required a bit of yarn therapy – I made it to Twisted on Sunday just enough before closing time to grab a beautiful skein. 251 more words


Hot glue a DPN case in 20

One felt square and 3/4 yard of ribbon make a sturdier (and cuter) case for your double-pointed needles than the plastic package in which they came to you. 230 more words

Cuff Down

My least favorite way to knit socks is cuff down. I’m at the point in this pair of socks where I only have the toe to go. 244 more words


Sock Excitement

So I am nearly there on my first proper sock! I used to think socks were the kind of ancient and arcane craft I would NEVER master, not being an old lady or a fisherman’s wife. 96 more words


3-stitch i-cord bracelet

Let’s get this (tea) party started. My first post on my brand-new knitting blog. YAY!

Who says we have to outgrow that summer-camp mentality where craft sessions are fun and provide such an empowering creative outlet? 1,052 more words

Toasty hands and happy knitting

Its so good to finish a knitty project. Its even better for it to be for myself. And its great that it didn’t take months to do. 152 more words