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Knitting in the Round

Knitting in the round allows you to knit hats and many other items without having to stitch a seam to create the “tube”.

There are a number of ways to knit in the round: Double Point Needle Method; Magic Loop Method and 2 Circular Needle Method.

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Knitting Looms

Maybe you love the idea of knitting, but somehow the coordination of it hasn’t clicked for you. Or maybe, you have a young person in your life who you imagine would enjoy making things out of yarn. 602 more words


Best Bar Tools

Our food staff has shaken, stirred, and spoken: These are the best—and most beautiful—accessories around. ~ Heath Goldman of Real Simple

Read the article and get the tools …


Stickers, Stencils, and Stamps

My oh my. We’ve reached the slippery slope of decorating and doodling in your planner…

There are two distinct camps on this topic:

  • Those who believe a planner is for “strictly planning.”
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Tech Review: The NEW Google Sites!

Man, I haven’t done a tech review in ages, have I?  This one is gonna be great!

So, I heard through the cyber grapevine several months ago that Google was (finally) going to revamp Google Sites.   211 more words

Ask Why

When Is a Learning Space More?

I’ve been driving my local PLN crazy this year.  I keep talking about this vision I have of a place where learners of all ages can come at their leisure to learn whatever they want.   325 more words

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My Favorite Bulky

One thing I set out to do a year ago is talk about tools I use and why I like them. This time of year the bulky machine commands ample space in between my living room and kitchen. 277 more words

Tools Of The Trade