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FO Friday: Monkey Hat

I lost at chicken.  But like with most things, it’s not my fault! :)   Okay, maybe it is partially my fault for trying to make an adult size hat out of a kit made for child sizes, but upon reading notes in Ravelry from others that have also made these hats, the pattern runs very small.  141 more words

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Farm to Scarf

One of the things my MIL and I bond over is yarn work.  We both enjoy knitting and crocheting.  She also spins and while she was visiting we arranged to visit an old friend of hers who is in the business of fiber arts.   341 more words

October 2016 --Raw Edge Applique

Dee Brown of Trillium Studios led a wonderful mini-workshop on raw edge applique. Here’s Dee with just some of the wonderful work she had on display. 81 more words

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Post-Rhinebeck week

I am finally able to write about my adventures at the NY Sheep and Wool Show!  Retirement has its benefits, for sure.

Traveling to Rhinebeck, NY, with a lovely group of fiber friends is the highlight of the year.   536 more words

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WIP Wednesday: Monkey v. Chicken

I am not normally one to knit from kits, but a friend of mine saw the giraffe hat I had made and really wanted a monkey hat.  235 more words

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Travel Odds 'n Ends

As we are getting settled at home, without anyone to prepare our meals or bring us our coffee or tea, or take us on long walks and explain everything to us (oh so sad!), I am finding some bits of information that I had intended to include in the travel blog. 889 more words

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After a couple weeks

My Nahant out of crazy yarn has been finished and off the needles for a couple weeks now. But, I didn’t have the mental energy to block it until this week. 295 more words

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