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Simple Ribbed Headband #2

I am reworking the pattern for Headband. Same yarn, same needles. Toho Japanese glass seed beads, size 6/0 “E”, color 1952-87? (clear with silver center). 240 more words

Top down sleeve head tutorial

I think I have cracked it! Neat and well- fitting sleeve heads are an ongoing fascination for me and I have researched and studied them extensively! 488 more words



Got a haircut. Now I need a headband to keep the hair out of my face. Hopefully, it won’t be too tight or too loose. 551 more words

Lemony shawl

It’s Lemony because of the beautiful bright-yellow color of the yarn. I started this project because I wanted something different to do while I was trying to finish other projects. 541 more words


Spiral Tam Hat

I am always trying new ways to make chemo hats and came across this Diana Sullivan Tam Hat and gave it a try.     It was really fun to make but will wait till I can get some more yarn (a great excuse to go yarn shopping…oh yeah… :) ) to make one for the charity. 147 more words

Machine Knitting

Astounded by Short Rows?

Let’s take away the mystery!

The latest issue of Interweave Knits (available in the store now) has a fantastic article about four (4!) different methods of using short row shaping in your knitting. 53 more words


Bad Start, 2016 (but I made a great sweater anyway. Ha!)

I know that I kind of did this to myself. I was really pushing things as I got everything baked, stitched, knitted, wrapped, mailed and cleaned for Christmas. 816 more words