Meet Dyeabolical’s ID Squishy Sport Single + *GIVEAWAY*

Around the time I was ordering my fantastic new fiber from Dyeabolical I received a message from Rachel — the awesome lady behind the shop — asking if I’d be interested in trying out a new yarn base she was really excited about. Of course, I jumped at the chance and in with my gorgeous […]

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Freezing, but Happy

I will admit it. I love winter, but it is really, really cold right now. My husband celebrated a landmark birthday over the weekend and what was supposed to be an adventure in the Northwoods was derailed by snow, wind, and extreme cold. We probably could have made the drive up to the Northwoods — […]

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In Review: Annie and the Swiss Cheese Scarf

When Alana Dakos came out with her children’s book Annie and the Swiss Cheese Scarf a little over a year ago, I passed on purchasing it. My daughter was barely 5 and in all honesty, she wasn’t that interested in knitting. While I would love for my kids to take up knitting, I pretty strongly […]

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Too. Many. Great. Choices.

It seems that all my favourite designers have new books coming out these days. With so many amazing options, the hard part isn’t finding fresh new patterns to love. The challenge is figuring out a way to make them fit in my budget. I thought today I’d share with you my favourite new titles as […]

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In Review: Botanical Knits

I have had the great pleasure of knitting a few of the Alana Dakos’  patterns over the last few years. When I started writing this & looked over my Ravelry projects, I realized a couple are not uploaded yet uploaded onto Ravelry. I thought I was mostly caught up… apparently, cataloging projects is the job […]

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