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New patterns in progress!

Who would like a sneaky preview of my next two knitting patterns? If you follow me on Instagram you’ll already have seen bits of them but here, today, I’m going to give you a bit more information :) 333 more words


Sweater Workshop

Dreary winter days give me the remember whens.  Remember when we got 18″ of snow the year Tommy was born?  Remember that ice storm?  Remember eating chili when it snows? 742 more words

Project Ideas

A cloudy sweater

So in august I wrote about my attempts to knit myself a sweater.

I’ve knit countless baby sweaters, and cardigans for family members, so I was comfortable with the techniques. 90 more words

Beloved Yarn Crafts

Knitting Baby Stuff: Two Tone Tidbits

In recent times, I am increasingly becoming guilty of the knitter’s vice of buying yarn for which I have no particular purpose. I find it difficult to wander around a yarn shop without buying a skein or two. 278 more words

Baby Stuff

Finished my second pair of socks. 

Hey Everyone!

By the time I completed the second sock in the most recent pair I knit up, it was time for bed.

The yarn I used was from a skein I had ordered from a yarn store in Virginia – skeincocaine on Instagram. 107 more words


Giving It Another Try

What am I giving another try?


I’ve picked up the sticks a couple of times in the past, but could never quite get the hang of it. 993 more words

Fun Stuff

Knitting in the round

I knit a lot of things in the round and usually knit using dpn’s as I always get stuck when having to decrease.
Take a hat for example, you use the correct size circular needles to do the job then it comes to decreasing and all of a sudden you are stretching your stitches and risk putting the hat out of shape! 41 more words