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This is my current project. I saw Amy Herzog on the television show Knit and Crochet Now and she was giving instruction on how to knit this sweater. 97 more words


Easy Slippers--Knitting--Free Pattern

The difference between learning to knit in this era versus the many times I tried and failed in the past is all of the help that is available on the internet.  223 more words

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Broadway Beanie

I came across Isaac Mizrahi Broadway yarn on clearance at Michaels and snatched it up! (It’s on sale for $1.99/skein at Premier Yarns right now.). I love how fun this yarn is with sparkly metallic flecks. 292 more words


FPF: Christmas Floral

A floral pattern in Christmas colors for Free Pattern Fridays.  It is 18 beads wide, repeating, and would look very nice with silver in place of the gold. 23 more words


T-Shirt Yarn Crochet Handbag

This week I have been crocheting for the Minerva Craft Blogger Network.  Minerva Craft is a fabulous online craft shop, which stocks an impressive range of yarn, fabric and lots of other equipment which any crafter would be happy to own. 105 more words


Swatching for Colorwork Projects

Usually I like to use Friday blog posts to swatch and talk about a particular yarn, but this week I’m talking about swatching for a particular project. 621 more words

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FO: Kōpekapeka Hat

Finally done and photographed!


Kōpekapeka Hat, by Francoise Danoy, is a pretty enjoyable knit. I love classic shape and  unfussy texture.  The zig-zag pattern keeps this easy knit from getting stale, while not making the hat look too busy. 88 more words

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