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Yarn sale!

So, yesterday my plan was to do pretty much nothing except maybe crochet some more granny squares and watch Tv.

That plan changed tho when I was checking out my Facebook feed, and saw a post from the yarn shop downtown. 332 more words



Project like in “UFO’ like in “unfinished object.”  Too little time, too much wanting to to do!


A little time away

This is what sock knitting is supposed to be like.  Now, if someone would just hand me a glass of wine . . .


Missoni at the Fashion and Textile Museum

Back in the 1950’s Ottavio and Rosita Missoni did something remarkable – they made machine-knitted fabric into cutting edge fashion. Their company, founded in 1953, brought together Ottavio’s love of art, design and colour with Rosita’s understanding of fashion to create an eclectic combination of colour and style – one that’s been sought after ever since. 289 more words


Baby Blanket Pattern

A delightful staff member at work is having her first child, so exciting. Now she is a talented woman – knit, crochet, make amazing cakes – you name it she can do it. 287 more words

First Time Mother

Beatnik sweater

Finally summer has arrived, time to knit outside!

My husband was going out riding his longboard and I accompanied him with my current WIP, the Beatnik sweater from Knitty: http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEdf10/PATTbeatnik.php , and a beer because it was friday. 116 more words

Knitting and tatting roundup!

I am still in Athens and still knitting! Just not looking at my laptop that much at the weekends, hence the silence. I finally managed to make the new Greek elephant a lighter dress (on the left). 733 more words