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Knitting Series: Gift Knitting

Let’s talk about knitting gifts for others.

Gift knitting can be a tricky subject among knitters. There are a number of considerations one makes before knitting a gift for a friend or family member, the primary one being this: 453 more words

Reflections on a Knitted Christmas Part 2, Girlfriends

The idea of knitting a Christmas gift for all of my close friends and family, brought me more joy than I had anticipated.  Unfortunately, as is so often the case when you’ve left yourself with very little time to achieve something, mistakes can be made. 1,038 more words


Knitting for the old and new year

Did any of you feel like this when rushing to finish up your holiday gift knitting? I managed to get all of mine done on time, though the Christmas 2016 project list was not that ambitious. 463 more words


Someone wants a hat!

I finally finished this pair of socks. I started them over six weeks ago, which is a really long time for me. But these got set aside for some gift knitting, so at least there’s a good reason. 534 more words


Turning thoughts into things! Turns out it’s pretty cool to re-knit old things you’ve made. It’s crazy what a few years of experience will do. I remade that little santa stocking I talked about… 130 more words


Two Finished Gifts

I feel like I’m running in place with my Christmas knitting. I finish projects but I still have ones waiting in the wings, so I don’t feel like I’m getting ahead. 388 more words