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Finished Object Friday: Garter Stitch Throw

This throw is the first knitting project that I’ve completed since I went on a knitting hiatus for 2 years. It took me about 2.25 months to finish it. 134 more words


Blanket Mojo

I’ve conquered another color on my mighty rainbow blanket!

This new green color is called Macaw and it’s just so rich and bright! I usually hate blankets but I’m finding this one very meditative. 42 more words


Isn't That Cozy?!

Fearless Knitter Rachel, she of the lovely chromatic cowl among other projects, emailed recently to show off her knitted tea cozy.

Knit in the round in garter stitch (I think), it’s bright, snug, and sure to keep your teapot warm. 46 more words

Saltwater Hill Knits

Patern: Zagged Cowl

Surprise!  A fun new FREE pattern!

Let me introduce you to my newest pattern, the Zagged Cowl.It’s knit with Knit Picks’ newest yarn, Woderfluff.  It’s super soft and light and cozy, yet surprisingly strong (because it’s not actually spun- it’s a teeny tube of nylon filled with baby alpaca and merino).  78 more words


Thanks for All the Fish!

Even though I have known about Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy for a while now, this is the first time I have actually sat down to read it. 497 more words

Knitting for the Memory

My grandmother had a habit of knitting baby blankets for new babies in the family. And we don’t have a small family; she and my grandfather alone had six children. 441 more words


On the Wings of Dragons

I was so busy chronicling our adventures while Zombie de Milo was here, that I never told you about the knit-a-long I had joined. I joined the Oh! 330 more words