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Our Annual FMK Celebration

Yes…..it’s that time of year again where we celebrate our friendships within this holiday Christmas season. This is the second year that Karen K has hosted…..the setting is so lovely and so conducive to all mingling easily. 141 more words


More Ornaments and Learning Patience

This Christmas I decided to knit an advent bunting. The patterns are all by Frankie Brown, and my plans are all here.

I wrote about the first few ornaments… 372 more words


Seattle & Yarn Stash

My Yarn Stash Grows…

Over Thanksgiving, I visited the motherland. The weather was as expected and the company was cozy.

In all honesty, it was a family trip. 461 more words


Little and Large

Hello All

A quick secondary post in case anyone is worried about my apparent current lack of craftiness.

I have been working on a special blanket for a new arrival and until it was given to the parents and brand new little person I could not say too much about it. 203 more words


I'm ready for Christmas (sort of)

The photo shows all my knitted Christmas gifts (except my Aunt’s shawl which had been posted separately earlier) waiting to be wrapped and posted. Somehow I managed to finish the last gift set just on time – and there’s no way I could also knit Mum’s top before tomorrow, so I’m glad I gave up on this idea and spared myself additional stress. 688 more words


A very special make...

Over the last month I have been busy every spare second knitting one of the most special projects I have ever made. Monday was my Dad’s 60th birthday and just over a month ago, with no idea what to buy such a picky man for such an important occasion, I decided to knit him a waistcoat. 490 more words


Still in Progress

I think I unsuccessfully attempted to write last week’s post many times over, starting in one direction, trying something else. Ultimately, I was blog-silent last week, and that’s okay because it meant I had more time for knitting.  204 more words