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The Magic of Blocking

Over the weekend, I experienced some…shall we say….incredibly effective blocking results with a crocheted item.

I am now the proud owner of an XL skull shawl :) 405 more words


Craft store reconnaissance: Wovember

Unfortunately, because of that sometimes bothersome beast known as NaNoWriMo, I’m not able to do much else on the interwebs during the month of November. Once I’m done writing for the day, I’m tired of staring at a screen and I just want to knit and ignore everything else. 543 more words


Creative Ways to Destash

It was a dark and cold Friday night. We were sitting on the couch, Philipp and I. He was reading Terry Pratchett’s Mort, while I was watching Suishomaru’s Let’s Play to  762 more words


Snowy yarn for a snowed-in weekend: Ewetopia yarn from Yarnbox

This month’s Yarnbox delivery brought me this beautiful hand dyed wool/nylon blend, in gorgeous snowy colors, from Ewetopia Fiber Shop in WI. I can’t wait to finally try out this Glam Shells pattern, which works for snowy days or beach days in these beautiful colors.

Happy knitting!


Norvin Green

No.3  Norvin Green State Forest

Holy Mackerel, Norvin Green!!  I will be visiting here often, as often as possible.  It’s so beautiful, and some parts are remote enough to make a person forget she is in the middle of New Jersey.  100 more words

Cascade Yarns

A lot on my plate for Thanksgiving

First things first… finished projects that bring me joy to share.

My Drachenfels Water Dragon:

I ordered the Drachenfels kit (including yarn and pattern) from Craftsy, but added more yarn. 168 more words


Yarn Crush - Anzula Luxury Yarns

I am very excited to introduce you to the latest yarn crush we have at Sheep Thrills in Broward County.  Patti introduced me to Anzula Luxury Fiber at the store one Saturday and I could tell she was truly enchanted with the line. 415 more words

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