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A Slightly Less Sweater-y "Sweater Bag"

If you follow me on Instagram, you know I got a great deal on some Isaac Mizrahi craft yarn. If you don’t know, every so often, Michael’s will throw together whatever odds and ends they have floating around the store and, more or less randomly, pack them into large bags that are sold for four dollars each. 544 more words


Score: Me 1, Yarn 0

In This Corner… we have heavy weight (not divulging any more info than that) Christie! She is a Looney Loom Knitter by day and a we don’t know what by night. 214 more words


Granny Square Comforter Cover

This wonderful little blanket was my colorful creation from last summer when I needed to keep my hands busy but didn’t want to cover myself with a lap full of yarn.   168 more words

Worsted Weight Yarn

My Favorite Work Horse Yarns

No two fiber hoarders are created equal. I have a friend who swears by a yarn that I hate, and I’m happy to work with acrylic blends while another friend usually won’t touch acrylic at all! 883 more words


Poncho Mondrianesque

Here’s my latest knitted garment for body adornment using Binary Stitch #4. For this knitted item, I looked to the works of Piet Mondrian and the aesthetics of… 299 more words

Festive Crochet Pumpkin Hat Pattern

It seems so long ago since I designed this little hat.  Christian my youngest would have been 2 years old and loved this hat!  We had a Berry an Apple and of course a Pumpkin all made from this one design.   1,099 more words

Simple Celebration

(Alert : This is a photo heavy post)

We had some Harry Potter fun as part of my older one’s birthday celebrations this year. She is an avid Potterhead, so she got the eighth book as present apart from clothes and accessories. 151 more words