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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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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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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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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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