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The Cure for Knitting ADD....I hope...

I think/hope I found the secret to help abate my rampant knitting ADD; YOU are that secret, blogosphere.  Yup, it’s that simple.  If I tell you what I’m knitting and putting on the needles etc then I feel like if I tear it out because I’m bored, or something else catches my eye (which happens an awful lot), I’m obligated to explain to you, the reader, why. 224 more words


Finished Object - Jaywalker Socks

Something unprecedented has happened. I have no sock yarn left to knit! Since picking up needles in November of 2012, I have pretty much had a sock on the go at all times. 88 more words


Grumperina Jaywalking

My Jaywalker socks by the designer Grumperina

I am told, by many Canadian friends, that one has to have hand made wool socks for the winter.

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You Win Some and You Tink Some

The win: the afternoon tea shawl has the ends woven in and has been blocked. It is gorgeous and would be perfect if it was a little bigger. 948 more words


Hats for Chemo

Recently I’ve spent some time researching hats.  I am not much of a hat knitting type.  I did knit the beautiful Peerie Flooers hat, designed by the talented Kate Davies, which I documented on the blog… 1,364 more words


Rockin' Socks For October

Fall is finally here, though you wouldn’t know it by looking at all the trees that haven’t changed color yet.  I’m putting my summer clothes away and pulling out all my sweaters and scarves.  704 more words

Life, The Universe, And Everything


Vacation starts on Sunday and goes until the following Sunday!

Today’s Art Day was a little less exciting than I wanted it to be, but I still did my own thing.   184 more words