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This Week

Yesterday I was fortunate to have a mandatory training session in which I could get away with knitting. This was wonderful, because while in that session I was able to get a good portion down the leg of the second of my April socks. 93 more words

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KnitCrate Newbies #4

I wanted to wait until I actually started the project to write the review, but with planning a wedding, planning a book release party (and releasing another book), and school, and work, and kids…. 459 more words


Want to Learn to Love Hand Piecing?

If you do, then I have only three words.

What are they? Buy This Book. I’ve had Quilted Diamonds 2 since it was first published back in 2004 and it is, in my opinion, the best book on hand piecing ever – just chock full of lessons on things like curved piecing, crossing seams, inset seams, many seams converging, the simple running stitch and on and on. 571 more words


What I've Been Up To

So here’s the deal. Even though we aren’t moving until next month, moving is EXHAUSTING! I’ve got this huge list of stuff that has got to get done, and below that a list of things that I’d really like to get done. 352 more words

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First day of Spring

Happy first day of Spring, or as I like to call it, the official start to allergy season. Of course the pollen counts have been up already thanks to the ridiculous warm temps the last few weeks. 214 more words

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Business As Usual

The highlight of the week has to be my new needles arriving. I ordered a 47″ fixed circular needles (US size 1) from Knit Picks… 238 more words