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Shooting Arrows Bobble Blanket

It is finally finished! My very first Bobble Blanket, both in execution and design!! I worked on it pretty tirelessly the last several days; the long weekend afforded me extra time, which is always nice! 3,559 more words

The Elsa Frozen Hat

It’s been two weeks since I last updated, but that doesn’t mean I don’t have some great items in the works or that I don’t have a wonderful pattern to share today….cause I do!   366 more words

Crochet

Seed Stitch, Knit-Look Slouch Hat

I am one who LOVES texture; something I can rub my hands across and relish in the feel, be it super soft or super bumpy. I had this one cake of Caron Cakes yarn, just because I liked the color, but I didn’t know what to do with it. 520 more words

Herrschners Pastry Puff Yarn Review

Let me start off by saying I love Herrschners! They have a huge selection of various types of yarn. Any weight, color and type of fiber you can think of! 496 more words

Yarn Reviews

Pattern Design: Mori Lace Gloves

That’s right, bumblebees and chickadees, I’ve worked out my first pattern design! (I should say, the first design that’s complete and I’m willing to let see the light of day… there’s a few failed monstrosities of pattern drafts stuffed into trash bins around here, and I wouldn’t be me if there wasn’t a giant lace shawl pattern in the works in the background.) These gloves are inspired by construction details from several different fingerless mitts, but the lace charts for the back of the hands are originally the property of Ana at… 399 more words

Knitting

A Week of Frustrations

Well, that’s what this past week of project work has been….I started out working on a sandal pattern with flip-flop bases to them.   I tend to stitch loosely and with this particular type of pattern, it is not a positive attribute to have.  427 more words

Crochet

Hypnotic Tiles Afghans - One Completed

If you are on any crochet or knitting groups on Facebook, then you’ve probably seen the Caron Cakes craze among the users in North America (since until recently that was the only place it was available). 414 more words

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