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Learn to Knit, Love to Knit

I’ve had this book for quite a while – over a year I think. I was planning to write a review of it and post my first make from it in the same week, but I cast on a jumper in January (in black wool with gold sparkles, it’s amazing!) and it is nowhere near completion, so I thought I’d review the book anyway. 434 more words


Just Getting Started

Sometimes, just getting started can be the hardest thing to do. 780 more words


Owls! Owls! Owls!

I have been making some owls for craft fairs coming up in November. This weekend I finished sewing the eyes and noses (beaks) on a whole parliament of owls. 57 more words


Knitting Fiction

First off, I would like to thank Erin Fanning for a great series of guest posts on this blog.   I encourage everyone to read her new Novella, … 197 more words

Knitting Books

Sneaky Friends

A line in a certain movie comes to mind as I sit down to tell you this… 1,659 more words


Tudor Roses Comparison

About 18 months ago I wrote a review of the new Tudor Roses vs the original Tudor Roses, both by Alice Starmore.  In that review, I commented that I was happy to have both versions, for the color changes, and new shaping of the newest version (2013), 276 more words

Fair Isle

Some exciting news for me and anyone else who loves knitting socks

Hi there, I’m not sure if I talked about this first issue in a previous post and too lazy to go browse all my past post so my apologies if I’m repeating myself here:) 566 more words