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Design Time

In the past week I have picked up a project that I let sit for months. I decided it was high time to work on another hat design, picked out a neat cable, did some math and went to work, only to abandon the idea for the holidays. 137 more words

Wooly Mastadon

not gonna beat me

A while back I saw a picture floating around of a gorgeous crocheted cowl.  It was apparently done in what is called the jasmine star stitch. 199 more words

Stash Busting

Snowed In Yarn Stash Busting Part 2: Crochet Face Scrubbies

In my previous post, I wrote about using left over yarn skeins to make kitchen sponges. I decided I needed a second project to end some other partial skeins. 399 more words

In the Navy

I can’t believe it’s taken me SO LONG to post again! Last year was CRAZY BUSY and by November I basically ran out of puff! 586 more words


Catherine Coat

Another pattern I recently tested, by the same designer as my last make – Grammies Dolls, was the Catherine Coat.

It’s a fully-lined coat with a princess-seamed bodice and skirt with box pleats.   287 more words


Not So Happy New Year

It is February, and I have to say I am very happy to see the back of January. I spent most of January sick with a recurring chest infection. 164 more words


Fibonacci on a Snowy Monday

After listening to The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up on Audible I looked at the huge mason jars on a bookcase in my girl-cave filled with yarn leftover from… 244 more words

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