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Read: Cozy Children's Books about Knitting

January is a wooly time of year. And if you can’t knit (like me) some mittens for your kittens, the least you can do is read those kittens some knitting-themed books. 241 more words

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Friday Funny...

Im sure my spinning and knitting friends will get a kick out of this little goodie I brought home today. Thank you Dutchie!!!

This is called the Lil Red Spinning Wheel (made by Remco in 1961) 49 more words


TBT: Roman Dodecahedron

I’m reading Mary C Beaudry’s Findings – The Material Culture of Needlework and Sewing, which is a resource for archeologists to identify and contextualize findings of sewing and needlework. 269 more words


Spool Knit Cacti

As a shopping companion to a young teen, I can’t help but notice that the cactus motif is everywhere right now. And succulents, of course, are as popular as ever. 845 more words


Handsome Otis models an ice-cream sundae hat

He’s not particularly fond of ice-cream, but nevertheless, poor Otis found himself coerced into modelling my spool-knitted “ice-cream sundae hat.”
Much to Otis’s dismay, I recently felt an urge to try some spool knitting, or as we used to call it when we were kids, “corking.” 150 more words

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