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More stripes

There’s been a lot of knitting but not much posting about it recently. I have been distracted by the ease with which images are shared on Instagram. 377 more words


Shawl Love: Sister Syster

The other night we went out for dinner and I wore this shawl, so it reminded me I should feature it on the blog.

It’s had a lot of compliments at shows as well – it’s called… 138 more words


Etsy treasuries are the best

I love Etsy treasuries. You see so many beautiful items made by talented crafters all in one place.

What an honour it is to see my… 32 more words



I often find myself full of inspiration after spending hours on Ravelry only to realize it is now 2 in the morning and I’ve spent all my knitting time and some sleeping time perusing the internet. 665 more words


The supplies

It could just be me, but every time I want to start a project, I can never seem to find anything I need. Usually, I have the yarn in hand, but I can’t location the needles, stich markers, project bag, etc. 530 more words


New Beginnings, the Rhinebeck Sweater

Since I moved to Tennessee last year, my knitting mojo has waxed and waned. I’ve knit socks, started some scarves and knit a hat or two but compared to my prior years of knitting 12 sweaters in 12 months, that’s nothing. 974 more words


Twisty Cap

If you know how to knit, purl, k2tog and p2tog, and knit in the round – you can make this twisty cap. I used circular needles for the majority, then switched to DPNs for the decreases. 10 more words