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Review: Lion Brand's US Flag Afghan Kit

Knowing how much my cousin and her husband love Americana, when a Lion Brand newsletter arrived last summer featuring several red, white, and blue knitting and crochet kits, I sent her the link and said if something struck her fancy I’d be happy to make it for her. 912 more words


Year-end clean out yields lots of WIPs

Lots of WIPs finished this weekend!

Every few months I like to go through all my projects bags and miscellaneous stashed boxes and bags of yarn.  428 more words

General Interest

Picot Edged Mandala 

So recently, I shared a project bag with you which I had decorated with Mandalas. Here is the pattern for the first Mandala.

1. Magic Circle… 275 more words


My favourite crochet jumper

Happy Wednesday readers!

I have finally finished the body of the crochet jumper. I’ve had some issues to get there, somehow I managed to decrease the number of stitches and it felt really tight. 66 more words


'Shawl in a Ball' a review of sorts

My first impression of the yarn was wondering if I received the wrong colour !! It’s my best guess that it is just how this ball of yarn was wrapped since a peek in the centre shows more purple. 245 more words


Made By Me: Snuggly Beanies!

Do you ever have those projects or things to do that seem to haunt you the longer you procrastinate on them?

This has essentially been the story of my life this week, despite the promise to myself that I would work on said project for at least 15 minutes a day to get small, manageable chunks done before the deadline at the end of next month. 254 more words

Made By Me

Car Knitting

Car knitting with the amazing Fringe Supply Co. Field Bag as my sidekick. Working on another dish towel in cotton and another slouchy hat. I can only do a few rounds at a time before I start to feel car sick. 6 more words