Tag Archives: Knitting

Game of Thrones KAL

I joined in on a Game of Thrones KAL (offered by Kristen Ashbaugh-Helmreichon on Ravelry) a few weeks ago. I’m using some yarn from my stash, Unique Sheep, Tinsel Toes in Evergreen. I bought it some time ago at SAFF. … Continue reading

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Bofur’s Gloves from LOTR

I am a huge Lord of the Rings fan. I read all the books in high school, long before the movies came out. When the films were released, I was happily munching popcorn for each one of them. And now … Continue reading

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Book Review – Knits from and English Rose

Today I have the pleasure of reviewing Louisa Harding’s newest book. “Knits from and English Rose” is pure feminine indulgence. The photos are sure to bring out the romantic in anyone. Beautiful models adorned in fabulous knits, wander through elegant … Continue reading

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Book Review -” knit notes”

I recently acquired a copy of “knit notes” by Nadine Curtis. I was really excited to get this one. It’s not so much a book as a workbook. It’s a beautifully arranged place for designers of all experience levels to … Continue reading

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Book Review – Stitch Mountain

I received another book from Jimmy Beans Wool for review. This book is called Stitch Mountain, by Laura Zander. It’s a collection of 30 cold weather patterns. What makes it truly unique is the way she has integrated these cozy … Continue reading

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Wild About Fiber!

I recently took a trip to a Spinning Retreat in Florida. I was surrounded by my friends and had an absolutely glorious time. I also managed to get a lot of Spinning done and that always feels good. Somehow I … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions – Really??

New Years Resolutions. Everyone has them. Everyone swears this year will be different. But will it?? I hope so. One of my resolutions this year has been to use up some of my yarn and fabric stash. I’m not doing … Continue reading

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Downton Abby KAL

Yesterday Downton Abby returned to America! And I am a hard core Fan! As you may be aware, Jimmy Beans Wool is offering a FREE KAL (Knit A Long) for Downton fans. Just go to their blog if you want … Continue reading

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My Sky Shawl is Finished!

Last year on January 1st I started a project I had seen on Ravelry. Of course I added my own twist to the pattern. I watched the sky and knitted the colors I saw each day for a full year! … Continue reading

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Free Knitting Pattern – “Running Around Mitts”

I’ve got another FREE knitting pattern to share with you! These are a quick knit too. You have plenty of time to get them done before Christmas. Wouldn’t they make an awesome gift? A while back I made my “Running … Continue reading

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