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30 Day Knitting Challenge: The Balance of Knitting Gifts

Day 21: Do you knit gifts for friends and family for the holidays or birthdays?

Sometimes I do and sometimes I don’t. Last year I was trying to knit a pair of Christmas socks out of Knit Picks Felici Jingle, but I started too late and only got three done before the big day. 177 more words

30 Day Knitting Challenge

A fond farewell....

Last Friday marked my last day of work at my old job. It was a full day and one where many goodbyes were shared. As is the tradition with that particular work place we had a food day (this is the usual M.O. 256 more words


Manly Socks

Here’s the annoying part about being a knitter:  When people learn about your hobby, they all want knitted things for their birthday/Christmas/Arbor Day.

And here’s the sick part about being a knitter:  You want to make stuff for everyone. 287 more words


stitch by stitch - a wardrobe for a nephew

The shower went off without a hitch and I finally got to give Emily and Jordan their box of woolies. I wasn’t alone though! Both my mum and Emily’s mum had their needles clicking too, so, without further ado, I give you my nephew’s woolie wardrobe:

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Last minute Father's Day knits

It’s Father’s Day this Sunday – but don’t panic there is still time to produce a quick knitted gift. And what can be nicer than a personalised, handmade present. 397 more words


Pink Socks

A couple of weeks ago I started these socks and they felt like they flew off my needles. In less than 2 weeks, here they are! 65 more words


Who? for Two

This past weekend saw me knitting quite a bit. I managed to finish a pair of hats for a coworker who is becoming an aunt times two in a few months. 243 more words