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Tomato Soup Hoodie

I wanted to make another sweater for my 3 yr old grandson but every time I make one for him, he outgrows it before I can get it to him. So this time I opted for a much larger size … Continue reading

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Springtime in Paris

It was a wild March. Too many trips, airplane flights and snow storms. And now I’m in Paris. I arrived at the end of March and it was so cold I needed two coats. You walk in Paris. A lot. … Continue reading

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That Moment When You Realize…

It probably happens all the time, but not to me. I pride myself in being one of those self aware people that keeps track of things, makes lists, checks items off and actually finishes projects. Plus I’ve made my fair … Continue reading

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Seeing Red

It’s been a crazy couple of weeks and posting has been shoved to the back burner. The construction project in my house has invaded the rooms that were basically done and all the new furniture had to be piled up … Continue reading

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One Shawl Down

I was busy busy again and promised myself that between carpenters, landscapers and masons I would slip in some knitting and a post. Walls came down and walls have gone up, debris was hauled and cement was poured, and a … Continue reading

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What’s Done is not Done

Well, the shawl is finished…sort of. It really doesn’t look like the picture yet. Oh, it’s off the needles alright and the knitting is thankfully finished. This was one of those patterns, that either through difficulty of level or inexperience … Continue reading

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And Then July Happened

After a little 4th of July fun and family, where knitting was replaced with boat trips, blueberry pies, lobsters, bar-b-ques (ribs, of course), NASCAR race watching and fireworks, it was time to get back to the needles and yarn. Oh, … Continue reading

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In the Pink

I’ve been knitting so many baby blue sweaters and blanket for the new baby boy that just arrived that I have quite neglected the PINK Cascade Merino yarn I’ve been stashing away. So with the free Cabled Poncho pattern from … Continue reading

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Cable News 

Read all about it! The sweater is done! In 15 days start to finish: a cabled V-neck adult sized “Cricket Sweater”. Usually I’m pretty happy about finishing any project but this one was under pressure. My daughter’s birthday is January … Continue reading

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Cutest Ever

My latest purchase came straight from the UK and Deramores and is quite possibly the cutest yarn purchase I’ve ever made. Soft Phildar Phil Thalassa from France (Cotton & Lyocell Blend called: Sea Cell) in beach worthy colors for something to snuggle … Continue reading

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