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Winter house/bed socks

This is the simplest pattern I have found.  It defeats me how it works, but is does.  It is basically a long rectangle so I think this is going to be a winter gift – some nice foot cream or pedicure set and done. 132 more words


Catching up...

I’ve done a few avoidance projects lately, because what are a few distractions when you know you have a time table and make up work ahead of you? 246 more words

All work and no play

It’s been crazy busy at work. Insanely, unflinchingly, unrelentingly busy. The kind of busy where I add more items to my To-Do list every day than I get to cross off, and I’m not just days behind on things, I’m months behind. 439 more words

Knitting & Crochet

Finished Object: Looking Back

It’s done! Its off the needles! Actually, it came off the needles a week ago but the photos requested to marinate a while… it wasn’t because I was too lazy to carve out blogging time at all… 562 more words


Kids hat

Here comes what is probably the most useless knitting pattern as I can’t properly give you the size it will get. My problem is that I knit for charity and don’t know any kids I could knit for, so I just knit and hope that there is a child that has the right size head for my hat :-) 430 more words


This is why we Block

I’ve discussed blocking previously, and while he example was fine… I think this one is a better illustration. (Featuring my planned wedding shawl)

This is after knitting before blocking: 75 more words


Yarn Shop Day at Make & The Craft Kitchen

To celebrate Yarn Shop Day 2015, Nicky at Make & The Craft Kitchen plans to make a big display of knitted and crocheted flowers in the shop. 109 more words

Georgina Giles