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Another Crocheted Virus Shawl (wip)

I started this piece about a week ago. I’ll update the details on what yarn I used later. Check out my first completed virus shawl here :)

Crocheted Creations

Spinning a 2 Ply Gradient

I’ve got a penchant for eye-popping colors and long color changes. While looking at my Ravelry project page I noticed that most of my projects are some combination of blue, green,and either pink or orange. 564 more words

Sock Yarn

summer baby

I wanted to knit a light blanket that could be used during the hot summer months for a newborn! I used some madeline tosh merino light yarn that I had in my stash and ended up purchasing some more in the pink color. 35 more words

For Baby

Growing Squares

My sock yarn memory blanket has seen some additional growth!

I started adding down the right hand side with four new squares. Then I had I skipped around and added one to the bottom. 90 more words


Polar Opposites - Socks

Don’t you think that these will make the perfect SF Giants socks?  The yarn is from indie dyer, Amy Lee’s company Canon Hand Dyes (colour way: Double Double Toil and Trouble). 78 more words


H.O.T.S. - Hot Off The Spindle / New Wheel Imminent 

That’s right. I don’t yet have a spinning wheel, so all of my handspun is done on a drop spindle. I used to make everything on a pretty good sized Kromski top whorl, but I got a small (just over 1 oz.) Turkish drop spindle for Christmas. 278 more words

Sock Yarn

Am I Hooked Or Just Vaguely Interested?

About five years ago I spent a whole Summer teaching myself – with the aid of a book called The Happy Hooker how to crochet.   785 more words

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