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One advantage knitting has over video games: I don’t lose all my progress if I forget to press the “save” button!

-Yarn Harlot


An Idea from the Yarn Harlot

I want to share a great idea from the Yarn Harlot.

Some of you may not have met the Yarn Harlot. She’s a wonderful and very funny lady from Canada who has captured knitters, all kinds of knitters in her many books. 463 more words


The Day the Earth Stood Still. Or, at least, it sure felt like it.

Today, it snowed. I drove, I shopped, I prepped. And I knit not one single stitch.

I had the extremely good fortune to spend the weekend at my honey’s house, which is about 400 miles away from mine. 665 more words


A Good Read - Anything by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

I am a book junkie. I’m always reading something. When I was younger, and thought life was a serious pursuit that I should be winning, I read serious stuff like… 378 more words


Exploring Knitting Styles

I’m a “thrower” or “English Style Knitter”…. Sounds like a confession of sorts, but I have recently been looking into alternative knitting styles for a couple of reasons. 397 more words


Pay It Forward... Again

The first week of December I received a message in my Ravelry inbox that went something like this:

Dear Sarah,

I noticed that you have a skein of Sincere Sheep’s Cushy Fingering in your stash in the Circus Peanuts colorway.

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'Tis the Season - to knit gifts

It’s been over a month since I’ve posted anything. That might lead you to believe I haven’t been doing any knitting to post about but you’d be wrong. 677 more words