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Sweet Madness

Round 4 started off with a bang!  Usually, we get a kind of warning message and some time to gather our thoughts and tools before the pattern arrives.   320 more words

Your stitch markers may be the problem

I did it. I officially cast on more than just one project in so long that I couldn’t tell you without looking through old blog post to find out myself. 275 more words


If you blink

you’ll miss it. My friends and I agree time is moving at an alarmingly fast pace. We all know how time can easily slip away from us and being that it’s something you can’t store up it’s rational to be choosy in what you do with it. 177 more words


Hot glue a DPN case in 20

One felt square and 3/4 yard of ribbon make a sturdier (and cuter) case for your double-pointed needles than the plastic package in which they came to you. 230 more words

Bramblewood, Haps and Dyeing Yarn

When I was driving around today I had a thought about whether there’s an Industrial or EBM DAB radio station. Chances are slim, to be honest, so when I got home I loaded up my MacBook and searched for some online music instead. 966 more words


Pastel Madness

This one started with a whole different plan.  You see, there had been some confirmation that this cabled sock would be “appropriate for a man” so I had dug out some sock yarn I’d bought with my husband in mind and swatched.   537 more words

Once a planner...

always a planner. I was told recently how I have a very analytical mind. (Which I knew but, when an observer recognizes it. It’s like that official stamp of verification needed to state the certainty of the matter.) Being such I often get a bit over precise when it comes to planning certain things. 303 more words