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handy knitting app

If you are new to knitting or like a bit of help…

This is an awesome app!

This how-to is a great go-to when you need a reminder or are completely clueless.   7 more words

Knitting Help

A new old knitting help site

A friend of mine has been running a knitting site with tons of knitting instructions and lots of knitting videos since 2011 and needed to expand the site to meet the needs of the million-plus visitors now coming to her site. 186 more words

Smashlee does the UK (and other cool stuff)

This summer has been quite exciting so far! I’ve managed to go a trip of a lifetime to the UK ( something I’ve wanted to do since I was 4 and YES, it was amazing as I dreamt it would be). 515 more words

Knitting

The Droid You Are Looking for and More Socks

I made this little guy for a professor who was injured in a car accident. There are so many R2D2 crochet patterns out there, but I was really happy with this one from… 145 more words

Knitting

Cheeky Chevron Blanket update

Ah I am falling for this blanket. Despite it’s last-section wobble (and I have followed the pattern to the letter so I’m not going to take responsibility for the Wonk, even if it is my fault. 88 more words

Yarn

How to put in a life-line..........*sigh*

I really don’t want to be writing this post. “How to save your knitting from being frogged (ripped back) to the casting-on stage of a gazillion stitches stage when you realise you’ve made a terrible mistake” is what it should say. 320 more words

Yarn

Newbie Knitters - Unite!

In recent years (yes, years – I’d say “a year” but I’d be lying through my teeth. It’s been 4) I have, on several frustrating, swear-ridden, storm-tempered occasions,  picked up those two pointy sticks – formerly “of doom” classification – only to fail, twist, drop, knot, yell, frog, scream, you name it, until I took my toddler-approved, hissy-fitted items and thrown yarn, needles and… 644 more words

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