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A New To Me Yarn

I’ve been listening to the Prairie Girls Knit and Spin podcast for about a year now. They are seriously funny lady and excellent crafters. Danie also runs the… 85 more words


The Most Common Question I Get Knitting with 9" Circulars

I love my 9″ circular sock needles. I bought them over six months¬†ago and haven’t looked back since.Because they aren’t a common tool for knitting, people tend to be curious about them and ask me questions. 204 more words


Yet Another Blanket Update

My Memory Blanket is still growing!

I’ve added almost another entire row this week. Yes, I’m still stealing from full skeins of yarn to be able to keep working. 31 more words


Slip Stitch Socks!

I have had some delicious yarn from Sarah Black of The Queen’s Ransom in my stash for a while. Long enough, indeed, for Sarah to step down from her indie dying business (hopefully she will come back soon!) The yarn, “Zombie Peacock,” is funky and very variegated MCN (Merino, Cashmere, Nylon); and as I started knitting it up for some socks, I felt like the color was not being captured by my simple pattern. 145 more words


knitting for love 

So this is what is on my needles at the moment.

A scarf and a pair of socks. Both for Mr T. Clearly I think he likes wearing blue. 21 more words


Blanket Obsession Update

The Memory Blanket is still growing!

I’m not sure why I have such a drive to work on this. I know in my knitterly brain that this is a long haul project and it will likely take months or years to finish to a decent size. 32 more words


The finished Faerly shawl!

Way back in March I posted about this beautiful Sweet Georgia Tough Love sock yarn by Purlescence that I picked up at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival… 314 more words