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Begone Panic! Hello Calm.

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Crazy Lady Blanket Begins!!!

Today when we were cleaning out stuff from our refrigerator and giving things away from our closets to second hand stores in our neighborhood I got an idea to make a crazy lady blanket. I have just tons of this … Continue reading

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Fashiony Fashion Scarf

OMG OMG OMG So yeah since I finished my NaNoWriMo, I wanted to relax and I watched The Bletchley Circle (which was fantastically fantastical) and I made a scarf with some fancy yarn my friend sent me from New York. … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

“I’ve got bacon on, darling,” said her mother, returning her attention to the amoeba of yarn in her hands (was it a sweater? A tea cozy? A noose?). —Colin Meloy/Wildwood

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Baby Hats On The Walls

For a baby shower at work I asked if anyone would be interested in helping to make some baby hats for decorations/gifts. My idea was to make seven little hats so that the baby could have a different hat for … Continue reading

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Shut the front door! I made a purse!

I made a purse! I knitted a purse, and some I-cords and then I felted the whole thing and poked holes in the purse and I threaded the whole thing together and ta-da!! I made a purse!!  I’ve had this … Continue reading

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My Family – The Hatted

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Raspberry Cream Blanket

I’m still fiddling about with the knitting thing. I think so far I really like making socks. I like making something small and easy to cart around, but I thought I’d make a blanket for a friend at work as … Continue reading

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Ta-da! Socks!!

I started knitting in December, and now I’ve made socks! How frigging awesome is that? I learned how to turn a heel, and I learned the Kitchener stitch for the toes. These are really simple socks, and honestly the hardest … Continue reading

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All Done

More information and photos than you could possibly ever want about my first pair of socks can be found here.

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