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Cashmere Mittens

I finished the beautiful cashmere mittens I was working on last week!  I love how they turned out – what do you think?

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More historical mittens

The Norwegian film director Tommy Wirkola is planning a new film about World War II in northern Norway and NRK, the national broadcaster, has very kindly made a list of potential subjects for him. 136 more words

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This week's small achievements...

“Sometimes it’s the things you do while standing still that make up who you are.”

Marcie Chambers Cuff.

Yet another week filled with wild things – I have a wild kid, two wild dogs, a wild cat… so of course I spend my life chasing after them! 421 more words

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FO Friday: More Mittens for Jellybean

After finishing the first pair of mittens for Jellybean I immediately cast on for a second pair. I’m under no illusion that as a 2 year old he’s not going to make every attempt to lose or destroy these mittens. 105 more words

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Upcycled Wool Mittens in Progress!

Even though I’m not participating in any craft shows this fall and winter (sniff, sniff!  I miss it!  I almost applied for one in December, but talked myself out of it because I just. 374 more words

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Similar But Not the Same

Happy Thursday Knitters! Here in Kansas summer and fall are still duking it out in a battle of cool nights, muggy mornings, and afternoon sun, but I’ve begun to wade into my stack of fall magazines and patterns.  313 more words

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Casting off another way

Casting off or binding off essentially means to take the knitted stitches off the needles resulting with a finished edge.

Depending on what I’m knitting determines the bind off I use.   205 more words

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