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Mama’s Little Shortcuts

These blocks are looking great! and blocks 3 and 4 combine to make …. My latest knit project is a small throw, I think. This started as the “simple striped blanket ” from Lion Brand but smaller since I wanted … Continue reading

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DOVE Bandages – Mission Accomplished

Each year I try to complete 6 bandages for the DOVE Bandage Brigade – here they are.  The good new is that when I went to the DOVE website there is an announcement that the bandages are no longer needed! … Continue reading

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Gradient Garter Blanket – Caron / Mary Maxim Just finished up weaving in the the ends of this cute throw.   Love it!! The finished size is about 36 by 42.  I have a huge amount of yarn left!!  Maybe … Continue reading

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A Contented Heart XS & Gradient Garter Blanket

A Contented Heart This is another ewe and eye and friends cross stitch project called a contented heart.  It was stitched on 32 count mocha linen 2 over 2.  This is kit from 1994 but, as usual, I swapped out … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas to All!!

It will be a busy couple of days with stitching time at a premium.  Yesterday was cookie press cookies and cleaning.  Today is wrapping & baking with football as the entertainment! I will try to squeeze some time in for … Continue reading

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Holiday Stitching

There are never enough hours in the day once Thanksgiving arrives….  I have been busy with our Christmas decorations and have only worked on my scarf this past week. It is just over half done at 42″ — I’m thinking … Continue reading

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More Stitching….

This morning I put away my Emma sampler.  It’s about one-third complete.  I have made numerous changes… some by accident some not. This piece will be on my 2017 stitching list. This is the second car seat blanket that I … Continue reading

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Knit & Crochet – Baby Blankies and more…. *** Update 10/23/16 Bandage Brigade Continues ***

This cute little blanket was made with one ball of Baby Blankie in color citrus fruits by Mary Maxim using their Rolling Ripple pattern.  The pattern is free and uses one ball of yarn, finished size is about 24″ by … Continue reading

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Knitting A Bag to be Felted

Another partial project in the final stages….. My Constant Companion – knit and ready to be felted This project is from a book called: knitter’s stash — Favorite Patterns from America’s Yarn Shops, it was published in 2001 by Interweave … Continue reading

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Sampler, Santa & Afghan

Time for an update on projects that I have worked on in May! Most of my stitching time has been spent on the HAED Challenge piece — Mini Be Good for Goodness Sake.  I am stitching on 18 count tan … Continue reading

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