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Free pattern - Autumn Cornucopia

For the first time ever, one of my designs has been published in an online knitting magazine!

My Autumn Cornucopia shawl can be found in the… 167 more words


Our wheels

Wendy’s wheel has a lovely story. It used to be her mother’s but it wasn’t her mother who taught her how to spin. It was Jan in our group when she had her shop. 179 more words


Struggles with Lace

Knitting Blog Challenge Day 8

What’s your most challenging project?

I’ve been hanging onto a cone of this beautiful golden yellow mercerized cotton. One of my professors during school was clearing out the yarn closet and was going to toss it and I just had to rescue it. 116 more words


Blast from the Past

Knitting Blog Challenge Day 4

How did you learn how to knit?

I don’t remember exactly how I learned even though it was only five or six years ago, but the easy answer is that I taught myself from youtube videos. 269 more words


Casting on

Where do I start? Let me begin by saying what I am not. I knit, I spin, I dye and I crochet but I am not a technical expert in any of these areas. 938 more words


Just a Quick Update.

I survived the perils of big city driving. The Navigation System and I have agreed to disagree on some points – but I didn’t do too badly. 50 more words


The Deepening Dark

The daylight hours are definitely shortening. I walk to work in the pre-dawn, the sky tinted deep blue, fading into pale yellow and a delicate rose pink as I get closer to the train.  417 more words

General Musing