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Ten Rules for New Knitters

Good afternoon everyone! It’s almost August, and since fall is near, I thought I’d write a whimsical list for all the new knitters out there. It’s getting close to gift-giving season, and if you have the itch to learn how to knit, I want to give you some good advice, just as I was given when I started (but some of it I didn’t follow very closely, and I should have). 1,615 more words

Episode 10: I'm a Knitting Goddess, At Least for Today

Episode 10: I’m a Knitting Goddess, At Least for Today

Welcome: Please find my latest episode here at libsyn.

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NaKniCroMo- Days 6-11:

Yes, I know. You don’t need to say it. Let’s jump right in, shall we?

Day 6: Any favorite books or designers?

Stitch ‘n’ Bitch will probably always be one of my favorite books because it was my very first knitting book. 178 more words

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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