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Knitting your scarf at both ends.

I went ahead and picked up the ribbing.    There’s a visible line where the pattern changes – it looks like I’ve picked a wrong-side row.    I’m now debating pulling the ribbing out and seeing if I can pick it up right-side, and see if that improves the look. 83 more words

Knitting

Where the heck is Patch??

Have you seen “Where the heck is Matt?”? It’s not brand new but it’s relatively new to me and far more importantly…. it brought a huge smile to my face and hopefully will to yours too. 456 more words

Craft

Weekly Journal

Still chugging along on Campside. I am working the edging so the end is near. But with over 300 stitches per row, it’s not speedy enough for me. 102 more words

Books

Book Review: THE CURSE OF THE BOYFRIEND SWEATER: ESSAYS ON CRAFTING by Alanna Okun

This book’s subtitle may be Essays on Crafting, but The Curse of the Boyfriend Sweater is actually a work of tender autobiography through which crafting is strung like taut yarn. 1,071 more words

Reading

A Beginning

There’s a moment when I cast on that often makes me feel like I’ve just chosen the best project and pattern ever and actually makes me feel like I am SO LUCKY to be able to knit. 300 more words

Fiber Arts

What makes a good wool shop?

I’ve been considering this – and I’d better fess up, because I work in one, half a day a week, to get me a) out of the house, b) working with all sorts of yarn fabulousness, and c) to give me an excuse to make the most enormous fuss of the individual who really runs Knit one… in Dolgellau, the lovely and somewhat… 725 more words

Knitting

FO: Cadeautje

Super fast and super fluffy, I started these slippers 6 days ago and despite having to work around the kids and school runs and so on they’re already done. 278 more words

Knitting And Crochet