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Hello my lovelies. I hope you’ve all be keeping busy and are well on your way to be ready for Christmas. I’ve been getting plenty done and I’m almost there. 784 more words

Lucie The Happy Quilter


I don’t know if it was the promise of winter bleakness, but something drew me to this mad neon multi-coloured wool. What fantastic colours… I’d certainly not get lost wearing stuff made from them! 446 more words


Basic Sock Variations

Last week, I explained how I knit a basic sock. Today, I’ll explain two variations: heavy socks and knee socks.

Heavy Socks
Mr. Math likes thick socks in the winter – he wears them instead of slippers in the house. 1,177 more words

Knitting Etc.

Basic Socks

I had an email earlier this week from my niece, who wanted to know how to knit socks. For some reason, she thought I might know. 2,264 more words

Fiber Friday

Crazy Socks for Cold Winter Days!

When I was in junior high, I was the first in my class to buy toe socks. I guess my wacky sense of style goes back aways, and these socks, while they don’t have individual toes, are reminiscent of that beloved pair from my youth. 256 more words


Knitting and podcasts

This week I have been knitting a pair of socks design by Olivia Villarreal called  Wildflowers and honeycomb. I’m using Opal cotton  Premium, the colour is called Tuscan (8894). 179 more words

Saturday in the Park Socks

I designed this sock pattern, which I call Saturday in the Park Socks, several years ago. When a friend gave me the fantastic gift of a skein of WollMeise “Pure” yarn in the color Vamp, I decided it was time to make a new pair. 134 more words