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The End of Summer Tally

Teachers in my district go back to work tomorrow. I’ve essentially been back for most of the last two weeks, but tomorrow is the real deal. 355 more words


MacKenzie Speaks: Knitting is Hard Work

Hi. I’m MacKenzie.

Ugh. The Mother of Cats loves the dogs that live next door, but I’m not a fan. How can she expect me to put up with this? 414 more words


Yummy Cupcake

I am fascinated with gradient yarns. I love how they transition from one color to another and I don’t have to do any work. I don’t have to weave in ends or remember the order of the colors. 143 more words


The Frogathon

So this week hasn’t quite been the hive of creativity that I had hoped it would be. ¬†On the positive front, I have finished Shawl Number 6 and I am really pleased with how it has come out, and Shawl Number 5 has come back from the pattern testers with a thumbs up and only minor tweaks and so all I have to do now is one final check of that one and it will be ready for uploading. 423 more words


Using Shawls for Work

It can be difficult when you live in a hot climate and need a lot of tank tops and spaghetti straps to survive every day. These kinds of shirts can be worn underneath certain tops to be worn to work. 123 more words


Back To Where I Was

I managed to get my Old Man of Storr shawl back to where I was when I had to rip!

I’m through two full repeats of lace. 78 more words


A Trip to the Yarn Store

You know, no matter how your week is going, things will get better if you head on over to visit your local yarn store. I met up with my knitting peeps last Wednesday, and here’s what happened. 185 more words