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Craftysticks November update

November is nearly over, so it must be time for an update!


This has been a month of quite dull but very useful sewing. I had a sudden paranoid thought that if a winter vomiting bug hit I wouldn’t have enough spare bedding for Daisy’s bed. 1,158 more words


Episode 76 Hessian Lake

Welcome to Hudson Valley Knits, a podcast straight from the beautiful Hudson Valley of NY. Today I am podcasting at Hessian Lake located in Bear Mountain State Park. 218 more words



I’ve written previously about the faff of DPNs, and how this drove me to pick up the hook to fulfil my desire to make socks. Having sported the pair I crocheted a couple of times, I’m not convinced they wear comfortably. 390 more words


Knitted socks etc.

As promised, here are pictures of the socks etc. I have knitted.

I don’t remember in which order I made them. I think I might have started with the rainbow socks, then the pink camouflage, the ones above (which was called parrot) and then the yellow/orange/pink/white, which I made recently. 447 more words

Knitted socks

These are the socks I have been knitting in the past days! :D (Mum made the white and pink stripes at the top to finish them. 173 more words

Update on the blanket

So, I have not been working much on the blanket yesterday and today. The reason is I wanted to start knitting a sock! And, as usual, I got drawn into it like water getting drawn into a sponge… Well, I have now finished one sock! 243 more words