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Natural fiber

I love all kinds of natural threads, fibers and yarns and use them abundantly in my work. Seeing them raw gives me a subtle adrenaline rush. 24 more words

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Ballet anyone?

When you have scrap yarn and no idea what to make… one thing leads to another and then another… This project started off as a bunny… then it became a doll… which then turned into a tiny ballerina. 112 more words



Needed something to make me laugh this morning, one of my designs is fighting back, I’ve tried knitting it, purling it, threw two colours at it…it’s just not working. 21 more words


LYS Destination: Birmingham, Alabama

by Lee Louise

We all have our favored LYS — the local yarn store. I have two that I visit often, here in the Memphis area, but that doesn’t stop me from seeking out new yarns and new friends in new areas. 236 more words

Hourglass Sweater

I’ve recently Cast On Knit Picks’ Hourglass Sweater Dress, by Jaclyn Zifos. Less than 2″ in and I have OPINIONS about this dress.

The pattern itself, at least the digital copy, is a little confusing, but I can understand why. 621 more words

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Hello and Welcome to Crafter's Corner

Welcome to a page I have been hoping to start for many years. With a love of all things yarn and crafty it seemed a great time to jump on the train. 85 more words


The Frogathon

So this week hasn’t quite been the hive of creativity that I had hoped it would be.  On the positive front, I have finished Shawl Number 6 and I am really pleased with how it has come out, and Shawl Number 5 has come back from the pattern testers with a thumbs up and only minor tweaks and so all I have to do now is one final check of that one and it will be ready for uploading. 423 more words