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Yarn, yarn, yarn

I am a yarn snob. I freely and openly admit it. I can’t help it. After decades of creating my own yarns using luxury fibres like angora, silk, and alpaca (there are many more), I just can not enjoy acrylic. 360 more words


Crochet scrap blanket recipe

As this is all rather rushed and still a work in progress these instructions for the crochet blanket will be in the form of a recipe rather than a detailed pattern like I would normally provide. 393 more words


Cascade Canal Trail

Went on a lovely hike this weekend with my dad and I figured it would be good to show off a few pictures (and let you all know I’m not dead). 322 more words


Rethinking the Stash

So, I’ve just finished my modified Georgetown–more on that later! And this is my 5th sweater for the year! Whoa. And it means I have worked through all of my sweater yarn stash, with the exception of some Brooklyn Tweed intended for a… 307 more words


About that 'yarn diet'

As you may have gathered, I am on a ‘yarn diet’. This means that over the next few months (at least until the end of the year) I am not going to buy any more yarn. 482 more words


Adventures in knitting

I guess you could say knitting and I have a love/hate relationship.. I love knitting, it hates me haha!

The beginnings

Once I’d been crocheting for a couple of years I knew I wanted to try knitting. 719 more words


Reflecting on Tour-de-Sock

Tour-de-Sock is coming to a close for 2017.

What an experience it was for me. For anyone unfamiliar, TDS is a sock knitting competition and…

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