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Day 27: How do you acquire most of yarn?

Full Prompt: How do you acquire most of yarn? Online retailers, local yarn shops, swaps, or large chain craft stores? What’s your favorite?

Most of my yarn is acquired via my beautiful local yarn shop, HeartStrings Yarn in Chico, CA. 167 more words

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The Droid You Are Looking for and More Socks

I made this little guy for a professor who was injured in a car accident. There are so many R2D2 crochet patterns out there, but I was really happy with this one from… 145 more words

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Sock Yarn

At Tinctoria we naturally dye Blue Faced Leicester sock yarn, a great 4ply that creates a lovely hard wearing sock, although 4ply yarn is not just for knitting socks. 140 more words

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Episode 13: A Tale of Two Blankets

Happy to report that Episode 13: “A Tale of Two Blankets” is up on Youtube! Show notes are below. Giveaway winner announced! Thanks for spending some fun time with me :) 72 more words

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f.o. | birthday stripes.

The doc loves my hand knit socks. He wears them almost religiously, until its swamp summer climates. And every holiday, birthday, celebration, or just because, I make him a pair. 102 more words

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Feeling Scrappy

My sock yarn memory blanket is officially square (ish) again.


I even spent an entire Jellybean nap and wove in more ends. I think I deserve a chocolate for that! 76 more words

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Socks!

I’ve almost finished a pair of socks from the spindle spun 4-ply yarn I showed in my previous post.

Twisted stitch cables. I like that detail in thin socks. 252 more words

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