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New Pattern: Burning Love Earwarmer

I’m back from a wonderful trip to Columbus, OH for The National NeedleArts Association trade show and I’m feeling exceptionally energized by all the fascinating, talented people I met.   971 more words


FO Friday: Tea Cosy take 2

Pattern: The imaginatively named “Tea Cosy” by Lily/Yarnspirations.

Yarn and needles: Worsted-weight cotton. 50 g of Peaches & Creme (blue) and 26 g of Sugar ‘n’ Cream (blue ombre). 103 more words


Decorative increase: Fern leaf

I’ve been working on a sweater that’ll probably be ready by winter due to the on-and-off nature of my knitting. I’ve gone back to knitting… 246 more words


Twisted Fingerless Mitts - a free knit pattern

Here is a free pattern for fingerless mitts in worsted weight yarn. They are basic ribbed mitts with some twisted stitches thrown in to break up the boredom of knitting them. 1,060 more words



I’ve caught up! My first eight #lksecretgarden knitalong squares are complete. In their different ways they’ve all been interesting to knit, particularly the knotted cable square (top left and bottom right) which involved using two cable needles at the same time. 41 more words


Finished Twisted Love Mitts

I’m making up some 2nd samples of my patterns because I will be holding a small trunk show at Black Sheep at Orenco in March during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. 117 more words


All Twisted Up

I’ve never had reason to use twisted stitches before, but the Kilbourne Hat by Cassie Castillo caught my eye, and it’s seems like a great way to learn them. 435 more words