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"Pay it forward" gift #2

I just wanted to stop by quickly and show you the finished blanket I made for my second Facebook “Pay it Forward” gift.

I used 4 balls of… 112 more words

Cast Ons: Double Chain

an alternative to an I-Cord Cast On – great look!

Updated May 1, 2017

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Tutorials, Techniques, Tips

I-Cord Tutorial

A knitted i-cord can be used in a variety of ways and is a very easy technique to learn.

Using two double pointed needles, cast on the number of stitches required (usually from 3 to 5 stitches). 185 more words

Handknit

April the Giraffe

Have you been following the internet sensation of April the Giraffe? If you have missed it, a giraffe at Animal Adventure Park, April, is pregnant. A video monitor has been set up in her stall and you can watch her live as she prepares to give birth. 101 more words

Knitting

Baby Panda

Recently, I knitted a group of small toys that were donated to a local charity.  I found an adorable free pattern for a baby panda. 96 more words

Knitting

4 I-Cord Cast On variations

…and back in 2015 I wrote a post comparing 4 different methods of working the I-Cord Cast on, each giving their own little twist to the look of this cast on.

Knit

Sansa Choker & More.

So… I mentioned I was getting a delivery from Wool and the Gang a couple of blog posts earlier.

My delivery came today – I can safely say I was very excited!  271 more words