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It's looking at me!

I have not touched the languishing (and growing) pile of WIPs.  Pretty sure I won’t be getting 12 pairs of socks done this year.  And that sweater steek I was going to finish for Christmas dinner…obviously I meant Christmas 2017.   244 more words


Knitting and Fishing

The two go together pretty well, I think. Both require a lot of time and patience, and for fishing, at least the kind that I prefer, you don’t need to pay much attention. 414 more words


Mischief Managed 

Wednesday was an interesting day for me, not just in knitting but life in general.  I had plans to do a few things outside of the house, but over slept so that didn’t happen.  482 more words


The Grand Hatting of 2016

So as I was contemplating Christmas late in November, I had the amazing idea to gift all of the adult members of my immediate family (who might wear one) with a hat this year.   157 more words


Lothlorien Scarf Update

I’ll give it to you in pictures . . . because, well, it’s so beautiful.

Pattern: Lothlorian Shawl/Scarf

Designer: Jennifer Wood of Woodhouse Knits

Yarn: MadelineTosh Merino Light “Firewood”


String of Pearls Cowl by Ann Alger

I was delighted to test Ann’s stunningly beautiful cowl design with a cable and bobble inset, the String of Pearls Cowl.

I knit mine… 139 more words


Eat.Sleep.Knit: My Local Yarn Shop

As my husband and I searched for homes in the Atlanta area last year, we checked Google Maps for the commute time to and from work. 314 more words