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Day 120: A New Project

I did exactly what I was afraid of – I started something new before I finished the Greyjoy banner. I couldn’t help myself, this new yarn is way to pretty to leave sitting in the closet unused.


More Looking Back (and a Free Pattern)

Back in the old Liberty Handknits days – one of my small businesses I tried to get off the ground – the Button Up Cloche was my most popular and best selling handknit. 170 more words


Yarnbombing Collab: Hugo Gyrl and pottspurls. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

“It’s for You”

This is a knit & crochet version of a @hugogyrl piece. Shoutout to @anthonyturducken who inspired the collaboration. (https://www.instagram.com/pottspurls/?hl=en)

HUGO GYRL Instagram… 51 more words

Some Writing

Knitting the Distance Pt. II

A few weeks ago, while updating my Needles and Hooks stash on Ravelry, I went through my projects and updated the yarn used. In doing so, Ravelry can see how many metres (or yards, if you prefer) you have used in your projects, and at the very bottom of your projects page, it tells you how many metres are in all of your projects combined. 118 more words


2018 Vintage Vixen Crochet-a-long

For the 2018 Vintage Vixen Crochet-a-long 2018, you will need 1200g/1680yds of Worsted Weight (4) Yarn.  I will be using tweleve skeins (100g/140yds each) of  102 more words

My Patterns

Session 140: Sort a Collection

When I’ve started the day off wrong, I need a re-set. Here’s what I do to get my brain off the blahs and onto this super soothing activity: I dump out my collection of yarn onto my bed, and I sort it. 173 more words