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It's all about the Scarf, about the scarf..no CURLS!!

So I posted this pic in a knit group I belong to on Facebook saying how good it feels to be able to say “I made it” when someone asks about my knitwear. 418 more words


FO Friday - Cotton Candy Cardi

Cotton Candy Cardi Done!

Once again, I’m pleased with myself!   This little sweater is so stinkin’ cute I wish I was an auntie!

The Pattern:   237 more words


Convergent Time Warp

Just a quick post today, knowing that I have slipped on these.  Last week was a intense week on multiple levels.  I thought a date that a proposal for twist was due on the weekend and it was due on Tuesday.   268 more words


Off the needles: Madtoshlove

It is no secret that graduate students tend to be quite broke. It comes with the territory and there is no point in discussing the merits or faults of graduate stipends. 499 more words


FREE Pattern: Cobbled Street Cowl

*Ravelry link

It took forever for me to finally sit down and write this pattern but it is finally here. I haven’t really been designing much lately, in a bit of a dry spell at the moment. 679 more words

Facebook Spring Promotion-Week 3

Queen Bee Knit Co. is doing a Spring Promotion to get our Facebook “likes” to 100! From now until April 4th we will be giving away a skein of yarn a week. 318 more words


Yarns that have passed onto my needles so far!

Fils à tricoter qui sont passés sur mes aiguilles jusqu’à présent !

Picking yarn when contemplating a knitting project is definitely a tough one for me, between the thickness of the thread, whether it’s cotton, wool, mohair, silk etc., many things have to be taken into account and I have yet so much to learn about ply and other strange yarn-related weight/measurement characteristics. 584 more words