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Call me crazy...

…or how I decided to lose weight – by knitting.

I’ve always had more kilograms than I liked, but over the years I’ve done some big things in that department and I’m happy to say that now, when I look at myself in the mirror, I’m not repulsed by what I see. 280 more words


Wendy Lace Edge Top in bluebird: front piece

As the growing season progresses, knitting time becomes scarce but I have managed to complete the front section of my lace top. The lace band had to be pulled back a few rows a couple of times when I realised I had made a mistake with the direction of a couple of stitches but on the whole it went well. 39 more words


Day 143 - Learning to Knit (An Experience)

Hello Yearlings!

So despite my great love of crochet, and the overabundance of yarn based goods in my house, I have never actually tried my hand at knitting before. 457 more words

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the KWH iPad Show #7 💜 my birthday yarn stash

Hello & Welcome
to my 7th episode of the
KWH iPad Show!

Today’s feature is the frill of the yarn . . .
which I’ve draped dreamily to decorate the… 389 more words

Knitting Fun

Sewing Saturday: How to 'Darn' a Sweater Without Yarn

I’ve had a cute little short-sleeve sweater I haven’t worn for a while because of a missing button and a hole in the front. It’s been sitting at the bottom of the sewing pile; this week I pulled it to the top. 190 more words


A Long Time Coming.... Summer Knitting!

Hi Everyone!

Hope you have been knitting up a frenzy!!  I’ve been super busy trying out all things new in the knitting/fibre world, while preparing for my move across the pond to London for my Masters in Voice Studies. 365 more words


Crochet Afghan Project

Any time I am sitting around and relaxing, I always find myself wanting to do something with my hands.  I don’t know why I always feel the constant need to be productive, to be moving forward, to be improving.   375 more words

Mrs. Optimistic Homemaker