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What's in your Knitting Bag? - Part 2

Ok, waaay to long to wait for Part 2.  No excuses.  Just more knitting ideas….because after all, it’s all about the knitting, right?

I was pleased to receive something I’ve been wanting for a long time for Christmas.   368 more words

Knitting Bag

A loop coffee caramel

I am back to normality, back to Australia, back in our house, back to our comfort zone. The heat in Australia is not as inspiring as the colder weather of New Zealand. 313 more words


Guess What Came in the Mail

Today I went to lunch and when I got back home there was a box waiting for me.

When we pulled into the driveway I yelled, “Do you think that’s my yarn?” My cousin responded by laughing and saying, “Hash-tag, old lady problems.” #oldladyproblems… 60 more words


January 21, 2015

January 21, 2015

I, The Patchwork Man,
A knotted skein of flaws
and scar tissue and
Love, but my beauty is in
My flaws, my strength in my scars. 15 more words

#FreeYourSkeins2015 Day 13: 'Spring Crescent' by Julia Aakjaer

Bring in the first crochet pattern to #FreeYourSkeins2015

I’m delighted to report that #FreeYourSkeins2015 has expanded into the hooky patternosphere, thanks to some guest pattern suggestions from some lovely readers. 170 more words


15 in 2015

I have joined a group on ravelry called “15 in 2015″ (they’ve done 14 in 2014, etc). I have been wanting to challenge myself to at least a blanket a month, which obviously works out to 12 blankets; but I have more than 12 people I can crochet for, SO! 57 more words

Scarf of the Day: No. 24

The Lovers Knot.

I found this pattern on Pinterest when I was trying to find a pattern to use on this big skein of yarn. … 119 more words