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Early September

That time of year that casually floats back and forth between summer and fall.

There’s been windows open days and sweltering melt in a puddle days. 76 more words


Next on the Needles (as of today)

I think the theme of this blog is “best laid plans.” In case either of my two readers haven’t noticed (who am I kidding, I don’t think I even have that many) – most of my posts are about what I have planned to create. 681 more words


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