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SSKAL15 finale (AKA the baby kissing post)

I finished one sweater for the Summer Sweater Knitalong 2015. I originally started out making a Carpino for this KAL, but as the hot and humid weather continued I began to long for something I could actually wear sooner. 173 more words


Sweater snapshot

The potential thrill of finishing a project in time for SSKAL15 got me going on Gemini again. I’ve finished the body, but I’m not 100% pleased. 95 more words



So Stash Dash 2015 wrapped up on Friday. For some reason I was thinking I had until August 22nd, not that it would have made any difference in my totals.   465 more words


Clumsy Gardener

ABOUT THE TITLE:  These were made for my Mom, who requested a pair of gloves to protect her hands from sun and scratches while gardening. As she has reached her 70’s, her skin has thinned and she is constantly cutting herself. 167 more words


Bloomin' Granny

ABOUT THE TITLE:  The name of this project is an ode to the Beastie Boys’ “Boomin’ Granny”. Although, Grandma A– is more of a “Bloomin’ Granny” ♥ 607 more words


30MinKnits Challenge

I’m challenging you all to knit for 30 minutes-a-day for 30 days!

Wait, why…?

I think many of us knitters, fast or slow, have gone through patches of knit-neglect. 409 more words


Christmas in July

Oh yeah… Here at Knitting HQ, the 25th of July marks the beginning of our Christmas countdown.

Christmas knitting anyone?