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Year of the wip

Wip=work in progress The knitters in my knitting group talk about projects being put in ‘time-out’. Some of mine have been there so long it has become ‘long term confinement’. We’re talking prison time not jail. I decided this year i would dig out my wip’s and finish them. So far that hasn’t happened. What …

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Summer beauty

 

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Swiffer pad or adventures in crocheting

So Em suggested a crocheted swiffer pad might work better. I got out the pattern and made my chain, then i did my first DC, then the chain twisted around and i couldn’t do the second DC, i undid the crochet stitch and tried again, same result, tried a third time …. Sigh.  A square, …

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Growler Caddy (craft beer peeps only)

One day, I decided I needed a bag to carry a water bottle in. I had all this ugly brown cotton yarn that I had purchased to make a pad for my swiffer. After three tries and getting bored as fuck, I decided I could just use a washcloth on my swiffer. But what was …

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Just wrote a pattern

For my hooded scarf. I decided to name it, Cables and Ruffles and I’m selling it on here. This is the link to my Paypal account, $5 gets you the pattern and access to me with any questions. Buy it or don’t, I don’t give a fuck. $5 for Pattern

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In the mail today

 This was in the mail. I ordered it quite awhile ago. It was “free”, i just had to pay shipping.  It is smaller than i thought it would be, but being small is fine. Means i can carry it with my small knitting projects.  The scissors have a nice feel to them. The only thing …

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Hi-tech fail

My phone is always with me, i do as much as i can on it. I downloaded the pattern for these gloves on my phone. There is an app called jknit that one can save patterns to. It has a floating yellow bar to keep track of what line in the pattern or chart you …

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HOTN

Red cable hat. As you may have guessed, I fucking love cables. I would knit everything with cables if I could. This pattern, as mentioned before is Agathis. This link will take you to my project page on Ravelry, you can see all the pictures I took of this project. This pattern was very well …

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It was a dark and stormy night

Originally posted on just a city girl:
Suddenly a shot rang out! Yes i stole that. I’m visiting my best friend this weekend, she needs help sewing a coat so i came up today. She cut out the pattern then left to go to church with her husband leaving me with the pattern pieces and…

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Jack’s sweater 

     This Jack. Jack is a poodle – yorkie mix. This picture was taken after he was groomed. The pattern is: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/bucalicious-sweater

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