Coming Soon, to Needles Near Me

As I wait for my trio of hats from my Craftsy class to dry so I can tell you all about them and the wonderful class, I’ve found myself winding ALL THE YARN. OK, not all the yarn, but quite a bit. Of the next 9 days, the weather service tells me that 6 of […]

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Let’s Tagalong, Shall We?

I’ve been hearing that some serious cases of Second Sock Syndrome are going around the Socks with Sarah KAL these days. As for me, I haven’t caught that SSS bug, but I have been devoting much less time than I had been to socks. First, I was wrapping up my Little Wave sweater. Then on […]

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South Dakota Adventuring, Part Three

For the final leg of our South Dakotan adventure, we took the long wildlife loop around Custer State Park — stopping to feed the ‘friendly’ burros carrots along the way — and then headed north into the higher elevations to Sylvan Lake. It is pretty picturesque. Staying in the Sylvan Lake Campground, the idea was […]

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Confessions of a Knitter

Confession #66: Some people eat or exercise or shop when they are feeling blue. I buy knitting patterns.

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Confessions of a Knitter

Confession #65: There exists a classic love/hate relationship between me & working sleeves two-at-a-time. I hate it until I am done, then I find the technique brilliant.

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Help Me Decide!

As I continue to click away at my Quaker Ridge Shawlette, I have started to wonder… Should I add the ruffle or go ruffle-less? The pattern gives instruction for both options (thank you, Susan B. Anderson!), so I have to make a decision. I’m not usually that into ruffles, so when I cast-on I kind […]

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