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Magnificent mending

One of my daughters favourite sweaters got a hole on one of the elbows.
It is actually a handed-down garment from her cousin, 100% wool, soft and good quality, so it was not an garment to be easily replaced! 35 more words


The Persian Carpet 2

As I mentioned before about the Little Miss Summer socks where I got the lace pattern wrong several times (and did not undo all of them…), I think knitted garments still are beautiful with small errors. 37 more words


The best gift

The best gift is homemade, and I got these lovely Selbu mittens from my mother for my last birthday. A knitted gift is really something I appreciate to give away but also to get! 76 more words


FretlessBass.com Interview

FretlessBass.com Interviews JPM.  Joseph primarily discusses The RockTronix CD Album and Movie.  Read the interview.


More leaves!

The stash-leaves project is so fun; I seem to prefer that project above all others I have going on at the moment…!

I’ll make a pattern description soon; it is easy to do and will be good for pillow-covers, throws etc.!


Stashy leaves

I always need a side project (or actually several…). Finding all the stash yarn and especially the tweed and alpaca inspired me to start on a larger project I have wanted to do for years. 36 more words


Stash projects

I have sorted most of my stash yarns. Some of them are from the earliest knitting product back in my teens! But many of them are high quality yarns I could not leave when visiting knitting stores… I saw that my favourite wool type is probably merino wool, followed by angora/wool/silk mixes. 41 more words