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Knitting in the Heartland

This weekend is Knitting in the Heartland, a weekend-long conference that happens every other year and is put on by the Sunflower Knitters’ Guilt. They usually have a big-name keynote speaker who also gives classes. 704 more words

Yarn Review: Sweet Georgia Yarns Tough Love Sock

Yarn Review: Sweet Georgia Yarns “Tough Love Sock” in Snowfall

SGY is on the border of ‘indie dyer’ and ‘commercial’ to me, due to the scale of their wholesale operation. 435 more words

Yarn Reviews

Canadian Yarn

A dear dear friend sent me a quick note to expect a little surprise in my mailbox. We live across the country and once in awhile we tuck things into the mail to surprise each other. 147 more words

Knitting

More wool and a lot of knitting

My Mum has been helping to clear out an old friend of the family’s house. A few knitting items emerged, which have been handed on to me. 155 more words

Knitting

Knitting in Fits and Spurts

I’m in my new role at work full-time now, acting just as a temporary back-up for my former teams for a little bit longer, so both the work and my brain have settled down a little bit. 425 more words

Yarn Tasting: Kroy

I have knit up a pair of St Andrews Harbour socks

in a new yarn I’ve never tried,

and I’m smitten!


This yarn was found quite unexpectedly in a maze of aisles , with shelves of acrylic yarns reaching nearly to the ceiling, 362 more words

A bit more sock news: Sock Yarn Stash Swap and OMG, I'm teaching a sock knitting class!

Hi friends, and happy Monday! How was your weekend?

I’m popping in with just a quick post today with a bit more sock sock news since last Thursday! 431 more words

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