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Knitting humour - it's a niche market

Knitters – I mean, true, obssessional ones, have a passion for fibre and a rich culture all their own. In this video, my favourite tip is near the end – if knitting with light coloured yarn, drink white wine, rather than red…. 61 more words

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Book Review: Things I Learned from Knitting

Title: Things I Learned from Knitting, Whether I wanted to or not.

Author: Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

Year Published: 2008

Category: Humor, Memoir, Knitting

*No Spoilers*

Stephanie Pear-McPhee is one of my personal writing idols and has been an inspiration to me since about seventh grade when I started reading her blog. 112 more words

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The Yarn Harlot Has Us Pegged

http://www.yarnharlot.ca/2016/08/i-didnt-say-it/#comment-923818

The above is the latest post by The Yarn Harlot.  Most of us knitters know who she is.  I figure most knitters read her blog anyway, but,  102 more words

knitting for an hour - days 1 and 2

So the hour on the first day was about this:

And the hour on the second day was about this:

Today I’ve done a few more rows, so it’s slow and not very exciting in spite of how much time it’s taking. 45 more words

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there's the injured nephew

Eldest Nephew recently fell and damaged his elbow. It’s in a backslab plaster now but expected to improve to a hinged brace by the end of the week. 231 more words

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Extroversion and Links I Liked.

I’m an introvert. I’m quiet, sensitive (probably highly sensitive) and shy.

Why then am I so keen to share my innermost thoughts with the Whole Wide World? 728 more words

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Frolic - 2016 Edition

How much do I love the Knitter’s Frolic?  I posted last year after attending what was my first Frolic, the knitting event hosted by the Toronto Knitter’s Guild.   366 more words

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