Category Archives: knit

Knitting Washclothes

This wonderful washcloth is being knit by my daughter – her first! The pattern is a corner to corner called “the no holes knit washcloth” by Beverley at The Make Your Own Zone and you can find the pattern here. … Continue reading

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Sticking to Knitting

For the last couple of weeks my time has been spent with the knit lap afghan made from Lion Brand Mandala. I started the third and last skein a couple of days ago. Here is how it looks now… Of … Continue reading

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Needlepoint & Knitting

Oh my! I have missed my needlearts so much and I am back to it … in a small way. I have progressed with my physical therapy so that I am able to “craft” for 15 minutes, break for 60 … Continue reading

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One Thing Leads to Another …

Boohoo, poor me.  It seems that my shoulder problem is bigger than expected.  As the medical experts try to figure out what is going on I plan to take these few days to do as much as I dare with … Continue reading

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Making Blankets

This is my current knit blanket project– this is a restart of the project.  I am using two strands of worsted on size 10 needles.  I have no idea what the finished size will be … I intend for it … Continue reading

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So Excited – Lady Maud Foxley

I have wanted this chart for quite some and had an active search on ebay for about two years.  It finally popped up last weekend and arrived a few days later.  I am excited to begin thinking about my “adaptation”. … Continue reading

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Knit & Crochet – New Projects

This part week I experimented with a couple of new projects. This is an afghan that will hopefully be throw size. I am using my new needles and worsted weight held double. The pattern is based on Stylish Squares by … Continue reading

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New Year – New Projects

What?? 2018 already?!?   I was definitely hoping that I would be ready for some serious crafting by now — 20 minutes a day is better than nothing but very close to nothing. Do you get the emails from Lion Brand … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

It was a great Christmas Day here! I am super excited about the gift I received from my children.. this is the Knitter’s Pride Karbonz Interchangeable Deluxe knitting needle set.  Time for a new project! And with great timing, my … Continue reading

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quilting and cross stitch

Blocks one through six are complete for Mama’s Little Shortcuts and it is great how they are coming together so nicely. As I get the fabrics ready for each block, I usually poo-poo at least one but have used what … Continue reading

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