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FO: Bloemen voor Daphne

Lots of people that see me knitting in public comment that they would LOVE to knit, but they just simply don’t have the patience. I don’t know exactly how many times I’ve given variations of my “I don’t knit because I have patience, I have patience because I knit” …but we are definitely in the double digits. 697 more words


Pimp It Up: Rogue Knitting

I took a Lion Brand pattern for a baby’s hoodie as the canvas for my Assassin’s Creed: The Infant Years Hoodie that I made for Preston and Melanie Longhurst who are expecting their first baby in October. 604 more words

Knitting is Knotty

Or so my bumpersticker says.  

One of the things I have found since arriving in D.C. are the abundance of specialty stores. Especially for hobbies and crafts. 194 more words

FO Friday!

One last knitting post before TdF kicks off!

Here are the Baby Chucks that I made for my friends. As I mentioned before, they are expecting a few months after Cletus is expected to arrive. 108 more words


Adapting an old favourite - knitted angora beanie hat strikes again

So, first knitting project of the “season” is done. I’ve completed a hat for my friend Fazz, knitted with beautiful Orkney Angora which I purchased from… 184 more words


Knitting for friends

One of my New Year’s projects is to try to blog more! I tend to be on Ravelry and Facebook quite a lot, but every time I read blogs I really enjoy them and want to try to make mine more interesting! 31 more words

Socks Take 1.5 and 2

Hmmm. Well, well, well. I did finish my first sock, but only after reading a certain thread on knittinghelpthat made me realize I had been knitting inside-out on my dpns for several months. 813 more words

Knitting And Maybe Some Crocheting, Too