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WIP Wednesday!

*WIP = Works In Progress

As I keep complaining, I have a few projects going on right now.  For those of you following along from home, here’s how they’re going… 304 more words



Not Korean drama-ing.

So my new binge of the week, month, whatever is….. making pow wow shawls. :)

Basically tying a shawl. It just the basic kind, I don’t know how to do designs or what not, I just know how to tie fringe on 2 yards of material. 421 more words


Cast On: Nangou

Mother’s Day came and went but I did manage to get my Mother’s Day cast on! Nangou is now on the needles.

Jellybean sat on my lap and helped me form a few garter stitches! 29 more words


Cleaning out the WIP basket

There is nothing more that I like than working my way through a big project. What can be more exciting than finishing that new sweater or… 548 more words



What can I say. As you all know this was my first (and potentially my last) yarn show on my own. I did all my prep, was as organised as I could be, and had wonderful support. 376 more words


Me Made May (aka The Pile)

It’s almost June and I’ve failed to mention ‘Me Made May’.  If you aren’t familiar, it’s a month long celebration for makers and slow fashion.  Participation is easy, wear the fruits of your labor (sewn, knit, crocheted, woven or otherwise handmade) everyday and share photos on social media using #memademay… 503 more words


Carolyn's Version of Jody's Modern Shawl

I have been dreaming about knitting Jody’s Modern Shawl since I saw her wearing it while she was working at Avenue Yarns. It’s simple but elegant with a lovely lattice edging. 168 more words