Socks for the Mister

I mentioned it earlier, but I did indeed finish my husband’s Christmas socks. I’ve had to face the reality that, sadly, the festive photo of the feet of my family in their newly knitted Christmas socks is not going to happen. All of said socks have been worn — in some cases more than one […]

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The Holly Jolly-est Socks

Last week I finished my second pair of Christmas socks — hooray! I decided to use a yarn that has been in my stash for a couple of years, String Theory Colorworks‘ Kinetic Energy on the Entanglement base. I think I purchased this back during the first Socks with Sarah foray in 2014, so I’m […]

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It’s Been Oh So Quiet…

Well. I really haven’t posted much the last week or so and this space has been awfully quiet. I hope you all have had wonderful, happy holidays thus far and that you are feeling ready for the new year to begin. Admittedly I’ve been in my own head quite a bit lately and I’ve felt […]

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Something BIG

Last week, a guest blog post I wrote for Bijou Basin Ranch went live. In it, I got to share my experience knitting up one of their newest yarns, Big Bijou Bliss. This limited edition yarn is really something special and I encourage y’all to check out what I had to say about it right […]

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Bijou Basin Ranch & the Molten Metal Cowl

I’m squeezing in an extra post today because this one is a little time sensitive. You see, in my neck of the woods we have our beloved  WI Sheep & Wool Festival taking place this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at the Jefferson Fair Park in Jefferson, WI. I’m delighted to remind locals that as usual […]

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Saugerties Reprise

In early spring this year, I finished my Saugerties Shrug. The pattern was love at first sight for me & I did the unthinkable in order to get this project on my needles: I actually set an alarm and entered the crazy & cut-throat race that are Plucky Knitter updates. Don’t get me wrong, The […]

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