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Blue Brings Me Joy

Last year I started watching pod casts in particular a knitting one called the Grocery Girls. The Grocery Girls are a pair of sisters from Canada who love to talk all things yarn. 843 more words

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At long last

I almost can’t believe it, but I finished my rainbow Hue Shift afghan today.

It’s lap sized, perfect for sitting in my chair and reading, with an adult beverage in hand. 8 more words

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2018 Temperature Blanket

A temperature blanket has been on my mental to make list for some time. If you have never heard of the concept a temperature blanket is a blanket where each row represents the weather temperature for whatever time period you are making it for. 766 more words

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Back at it

If I counted correctly, I am ready to start the toe decreases on the second grey sock! (and I don’t at all trust my pre-8am brain to be able to accurately use a ruler or count stitches, so I will double-check later in the day).

Knitting & Crochet

Something blue

Second sockitis set in last night, and I just HAD to knit something other than the grey sock… so I dipped into my bag of bagged projects* and pulled out this lovely skein of merino / tencel that I spun a while back. 187 more words

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The thing is

Big socks take forever to knit. Still working on sock #2; but the ball of yarn is getting small so I must be nearly there.

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Second foot

So far, so good. The second sock is matching up with the first, no problem. Woot!

Knitting & Crochet