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Knitting in the Heartland

This weekend is Knitting in the Heartland, a weekend-long conference that happens every other year and is put on by the Sunflower Knitters’ Guilt. They usually have a big-name keynote speaker who also gives classes. 704 more words

My First Knitting Class

I’ve been knitting for just over 11 (or is it 12 years?) now. And I have been a knitter with a capital K for the past 8 years. 151 more words

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Muffintop

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A few weeks ago, I came home to find a box from Makers’ Mercantile on the doorstep. 1,583 more words

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All in the Wrist: A Handy Guide to Making and Giving Button Cuff Links

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I grew up in a family of Jewelry Guys. Guys like my grandfather. 2,281 more words

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Cage Match, Concluded

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I almost feel as though this week I should begin with an apology for the lack of drama in what follows. 1,945 more words

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Cage Match, Part Three

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I was at a gathering once with a knitter who held up her shawl-in-progress and squealed, “This has been so much fun to knit! 1,292 more words

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