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FO Friday - Batad

In a surprise twist, I’ve got an FO Friday this week.  This is my new Batad.  It’s unexpected because I thought I had more yarn.  304 more words

FO Friday

Knitting In Public and Otherwise

Today was a very knitty day!  DH and I had a few errands to run today, just generally getting some tasks done.  We did stop for lunch at Bombay Deluxe, our local Indian restaurant, where I got a little public knitting in before having some very tasty matar paneer. 337 more words


Me Made May

Now that the month is nearly over, let’s talk about ‘Me Made May’.

The idea is to encourage people to wear their handmade wardrobes proudly.  Turns out, I’m good in that department. 396 more words


Stitching Status: Shall I Shawl?

I realized the other day that I usually work on two projects at the same time. When one stitch pattern gets monotonous I pick up something else to shake off the boredom (you know rows of stockinette can get a bit boring). 326 more words


Yarn Review: Madelinetosh "Twist Light"

Yarn Review: Madelinetosh Twist Light, “Veruca Salt”

Note: Madelinetosh is a dye company I consider independent, but just barely. They don’t own their own flocks or mill, but their level of wholesale production is immense, such as that it may be considered commercial simply in terms of quantities produced. 436 more words

Yarn Reviews

Plain Prim


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Pattern:  Primrose by This Handmade Life… 51 more words