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i did it!

Around this time last year, I decided to learn how to knit…  it was a rocky start but several scarves and cowls, two pairs of socks, leg warmers, and boot cuffs later– I think I’ve got this down!  122 more words

Yarn Sales? YARN SALES!

Since I just recently started knitting (September of this year) I’m still learning about the ins and outs of yarn purchases. What I do know is that the yarn I usually get from Michaels (the only local craft store in my area) is not as nice (also the price is very expensive) as the yarn I get from say.. 470 more words


Look what I made!!!

Pattern: “Fightin’ Words” By Annie Watts

Yarn: Stroll by Knitpicks in Dandelion and Hawthorne by Knitpicks in Beaumont 23 more words


Variegated yarn

I’ve mentioned before that I love self striping yarn, but I’ve never used yarn that has a high contrast variegation. I generally don’t like the pooling and mismatch that tends to happen. 192 more words


Update: A Mountain of Wool

In A Mountain of Wool I showed you the mountain of yarn I made in pretty colors for a special project. Well I finished that project! 46 more words


It only took...

One month 1 week and 1 day for my adult sized cardigan to be complete.

I’ve raised the bar to such a degree I can’t even try to excuse anything less than. 207 more words