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Cinderella's Spa Cloth Pattern is Live!

Cinderella’s Spa Cloth is now available on Ravelry!

This is the newest pattern in my Folk Tales Spa Cloth Collection.  I am compiling an e-book of these patterns, and after having written several patterns of varying degrees of difficulty, I decided to write a pattern that would be simple yet elegant. 135 more words

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Never-ending Drafts

I shouldn’t be surprised that creating knitting patterns takes lots of drafting, reflecting, revising and re-drafting since I teach English; however, I had no idea this pattern would take 6 drafts for 1 final version. 185 more words

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The Perfect Paint Color

What do you think?  Time to paint the house???

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Regrets

I haven’t played my recorders for a couple of years or so.  I was just busy with other activities and the time and place where the monthly recorder meetings were held were no longer convenient.   230 more words

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Charity Donations

An update on our latest donation and total to Cancer Research UK. We have just donated £16 from recent sales of our exclusive mini crochet hooks, row counters and progress markers, bringing the total raised so far to £ 80 more words

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Lace Circular Knitting Needle Comparison Part 2

Last week I introduced you to some top metal circular knitting needles that all work well for lace. This week we’ll look at three specific characteristics of those needles – the tips, joins and cables. 605 more words

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The wit and wonder of wool

This is a very amusing animation showcasing wool as a useful fabric with many brilliant characteristics.  No wonder we knitters are so addicted to our craft! 😀🐏

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