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Back In Action!

Hello Readers! Thank you for your kind words of encouragement. I made it through the storm and feel like my creative juices are flowing again. It also helped that some of my family came to visit us in China. 266 more words

Getting Crafty

Project Runway Fandom: Welted Coat

Our knitting guild has a very nice holiday party every year, and for the 2017 party, as part of the fun, they did a fandom challenge. 405 more words

Elizabeth's Designs And FO's

Hot Button Issue: Facebook

Move slow and break things.

Facebook was founded 14 years ago in a Harvard dorm room and has since grown into a behemoth. The tech company, now headquartered in the fast paced Silicon Valley, has more than 2 billion monthly active users and over $40 billion in revenue¹.   375 more words


Spring Chill

Spring is around the corner, even though it’s been making itself scarce, it’ll show up eventually… and I have just finished my Spring Chill Shrug, using the same stitch pattern I used for my winter wool poncho ( 143 more words

Ask Amy: Can I use circular needles instead of straight needles?

In some patterns, when a project is worked flat (such as a scarf or perhaps a garment that’s worked in pieces and seamed, like Beleza… 433 more words


Hot Button Issue: Amazon

Who doesn’t like free 2 day shipping?

Who would have thought Amazon, an American company, the largest internet retailer in the world and the eighth largest employer in the US, would be a hot button issue for the leader of the party of free market capitalists? 434 more words


If you’re like me, you love the feeling of knitting, but don’t have it in you to spend countless hours on complicated, albeit gorgeous fingering yarn patterns that threaten to take the joy out of the knitting process. 285 more words