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Guess What's Blocking . . .

Yes, that’s right! I finished my Lothlorien last night! It’s has a swim and now it’s luxuriating with some t-pins on a towel upstairs. Soon, its full cinderella story will be told! 25 more words


Craftvent Calendar 2016

A few days before Thanksgiving I found out Jimmy Beans Wool was hosting an MKAL in the form of a Craftvent Calendar. It was going to be the same basic deal as an Advent calendar: one small gift per December day leading up to Christmas. 1,732 more words

Amazing Grace Hat for M

This is the second hat I made for M. The free pattern is the Amazing Grace Hat and is designed by Elena Hunt of Beatrice Ryan Designs. 246 more words

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FO: North Lyme

Here’s my second North Lyme hat.  This one is knit in leftover Ysolda Blend No.1.  I think it knit up at a slightly smaller gauge than my first North Lyme, but it still fits so I’m good.   21 more words


Tri - Color Cloche for M

In September of 2015 Luke’s mom came to me asking if I could make her cousin M who had cancer a couple of hats. Of course!! 195 more words

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One of my goals this year is to learn new techniques.

Part of the problem is that, even though I’ve only been knitting for about eight years, I’ve already tried a lot of techniques! 207 more words



I knit and knit and knit and spin and spin and spin and for so long, seemed to have nothing to show for the effort.  My fingers made the fiber go round and round for days, weeks even, with little progress made.  175 more words