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Knitting humour - it's a niche market

Knitters – I mean, true, obssessional ones, have a passion for fibre and a rich culture all their own. In this video, my favourite tip is near the end – if knitting with light coloured yarn, drink white wine, rather than red…. 61 more words

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Episode 142: Too Tired To Adult

Welcome, what’s been going on: house guests and apple picking and winery; some FOs; what’s on the needles and spindles; recent stash additions, reading, tv and life! 87 more words

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30 Day Knitting Challenge - Day 1

I saw Knitting in Wonderland’s 30 Day Knitting Challenge posted by alexandknits and thought it was fun and interesting so I thought I’d post bits here and there when I was between projects. 144 more words

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Episode 141: The Q Word ...

Welcome, what’s been going on – KISS!, what’s on the needles and spindles, a new spinning wheel, KALs & Swaps; reading, tv and life!

Revelations… 104 more words

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Book Review: Things I Learned from Knitting

Title: Things I Learned from Knitting, Whether I wanted to or not.

Author: Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

Year Published: 2008

Category: Humor, Memoir, Knitting

*No Spoilers*

Stephanie Pear-McPhee is one of my personal writing idols and has been an inspiration to me since about seventh grade when I started reading her blog. 112 more words

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totally tinked

During a trip to the Hills today, because I wasn’t driving I managed to tink the entirety of the tension square. Now it’s a matter of dividing my yarn so I can do both socks at once, then on with the actual knitting. 89 more words

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knitting for an hour - days 1 and 2

So the hour on the first day was about this:

And the hour on the second day was about this:

Today I’ve done a few more rows, so it’s slow and not very exciting in spite of how much time it’s taking. 45 more words

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