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Last March, at Edinburgh Yarn Fest, I spotted Anna Elliott wearing a great hat (Anna has many great hat designs). She’d knitted this particular hat in… 238 more words


Did I do that ?...

So I’m trying to use up  more of the ‘stash’ – you know, all the stuff you gather over time because it looks good and you know just what you are going to do with it.   401 more words

Daily Life

Silverleaf Complete

I just finished it this morning and had to share it right away because I’m so excited!

It’s nice and long, and the garter stitch sections are squishy and soft. 87 more words

Just Keep Going Cowl

Many times in life, you are not sure of things but you just have to keep going. There is not much stopping or waiting possible. You just have to keep at it. 135 more words


Wedding Gifts

When I learned my big sister was getting married, I knew I wanted to get her and her fiance something useful for their new home. Never a fan of the registry, I decided to go the handmade route and knit a throw blanket. 119 more words

Brooklyn Tweed

Knitting for the Children of Pine Ridge

This summer, my younger daughter and I discovered a charity which accepts all kinds of cold weather items for their children on a Lakota Indian reservation in South Dakota.  171 more words


Monofold Turban Headband

Materials & Supplies:
1) Medium-worsted yarn
2) 6.0 mm knitting needles
3) Tapestry needle
4) Scissors

Let’s get started!

1) Slip 13 stitches onto the needle. 68 more words

Do It Yourself