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Addicted to diagonals

I’ve had an idea percolating in my brain for a while, then found the yarn that matched my idea and decided to (again) put everything else aside and try it out. 181 more words


How to Crochet: Half Double Crochet (HDC)

One more good video from Lion Brand Yarn, teaching how to do the half double crochet – this stitch is used in most of the amigurumi patterns.

Two Little Country Squirrels in the Big City: Squirrel Picnic Visits NYC

This past weekend, Hodge and Podge and I flew to New York City to explore, get inspired, catch up with old friends, and make some new ones too. 269 more words


Yarnful Thursday ~ January 14, 2016

I have had a busy couple of weeks!! Just before Christmas I took a little break from Yarning to give my arm and elbow a rest. 281 more words

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Knitting Christmas Sweetness

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.”
— from Love’s Labors Lost 1597
by William Shakespeare (1564–1616) 956 more words

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Speaking of Speedy

Yesterday I shared quick slipper projects and one I didn’t share was a pattern by DROPS Designs, pattern 0-406 Knitted Slippers with Pompons.  This is a super quick project that only took me an afternoon to make.   106 more words

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A New KAL by Lion Brand - the Free Spirit Topper

Each fall Lion Brand hosts either a CAL (crochet along) or a KAL (knit along) featuring a design from their website.  This year it is a KAL featuring the… 224 more words

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