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WIP Wednesday: Chevron Blanket

Okay, so I might have started a new project. I haven’t stopped working on my gradient cowl, but I needed a break from that to do something else. 57 more words

Kaela Knits

March is National Crochet Month

Where my hookers at?

If you have read even one post, you know I love knitting to death. Believe it or not, I learned to crochet first when I was just a kid. 102 more words

Hello World!

Finally! Let’s say I found my way into this blogging world.

My goal? Well, I fell in love with a new hobby: knitting and crocheting. First I started with knitting. 280 more words

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First Handspun Project

Here is my first project from my spinning wheel.  It’s a pretty, white wool cowl for my daughter.  It’s a simple pattern:

Cast on 35 stitches. 108 more words

Spinning equipment

I was so happy that, for my birthday, my daughter had my 1960’s vintage Ashford spinning wheel fixed.  It had been sitting in my ex-husband’s garage for the past 15 years and parts were broken, missing or damaged.  313 more words

New Stitch Wednesday: The Slip Stitch and Working in the Round

Happy Wednesday, crafters!

For this New Stitch Wednesday, I thought I would go into some detail on the slip stitch, which is used in almost every single one of my crochet patterns. 390 more words

Crocheting

Head over heels

“That was you?”  I find my neighbor ask in amazement while I open the door to find her sweeping the snow off my porch when she heard a thump, thump, thump, thump, thump thump thump…  Yes, that was me falling down and hitting each stair with my butt.  468 more words

Inner Reflection