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New Pattern: Itu

I had a skein of some very beautiful green yarn, SweetGeorgia Yarns Tough Love Sock in colorway Basil. I wanted to make something squishy out of it, preferably using it up. 373 more words

Pattern

A Texturilicious Cardigan

I guess it was too much to hope that I’d complete this project last year, but it’s finally ready. Well, almost ready, since I feel the sweater could do with more buttons but we’ve not ordered any. 344 more words

Handmade

For the 11th hour: super quick mini Christmas stockings

It’s just a few days before Christmas. Where does the time go? The past week has found me getting my holiday knit on, combing through Ravelry’s collection of mini-stocking patterns and trying my hand at a few. 759 more words

Knitting

Advice Please

Thank you to everyone who gave me their thoughts on the hat yesterday.  Listening to everyone’s suggestions and advice really helped. Like many of you I liked  147 more words

Knitting

Your Opinion Please

Having a bit of a dilemma over a hat I’m knitting as a Christmas gift. I started following a pattern that didn’t work, so ended up frogging and knitting by my own plan, but I did use the i-cord tassel finish on the top from the pattern. 109 more words

Knitting

Two favorite knit-in i-cord edgings

I love i-cord selvage edgings that are worked simultaneously with your project. No afterthoughts here! They give a finished edge, and help keep stockinette from rolling. 446 more words

Knit

Friday Funny...

Im sure my spinning and knitting friends will get a kick out of this little goodie I brought home today. Thank you Dutchie!!!

This is called the Lil Red Spinning Wheel (made by Remco in 1961) 49 more words

Spinning