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Slippers for Me!

I may have already mentioned . . . I never knit stuff for myself. I usually keep the rejects I knit, crochet or sew because they aren’t perfect enough to gift or sell. 246 more words


Learning to Knit Cables - Wool Cabled Hat, Scarf and Mittens

One of my goals for 2018 is to knit more and learn new techniques.  Most of my knitting  has been focused on using the stockinette stitch, a row of knit and then a row of purl.  372 more words


Ghost Brioche Shawl

One of the things I wanted to learn was brioche knitting. Made popular by Nancy Marchant, Stephen West, Andrea Mowry, Lavanya Patricella, Lesley Anne Robinson, and many more, this challenging stitch technique adds a depth and squooshiness to knitting that I wanted to master. 168 more words


Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart Gift Cowls

Since the fur pom pom hat was a big hit, I decided to make a couple of cowls for additional folks who help keep me apprised of how mom’s doing at the assisted living place. 268 more words


All the Times Kevin McAllister Understands Knitters!!!

It’s the beginning of the Holiday Season and I’m trying my best to finish knitting all the gifts! For me, that involves watching lots of my favorite movies and, of course, Home Alone is one of our holiday favorites. 213 more words


Illusion knitting

I just finished an illusion knit scarf as a gift for a skull-loving friend. This was the first time I’ve tried an illusion knit, also known as shadow knitting. 120 more words


Amethystine Cowl

Here’s a quick weekend knit if you want to make a warm, cuddly cowl for a gift this holiday season!

It’s Amethystine by Casapinka! 68 more words