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Roll With It: How to Roll a Yarn Ball

One of the basic skills that anyone who knits or crochets should know is how to roll a yarn ball.  It was one of the first things that I learned how to do so that I could help my aunt with her knitting when I was little.   260 more words

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Start Small: Waffle Knit Dishcloth

Ok, so while I was making this, I decided that I’m good at knitting and I’m good at purling, but I’m not so good when I have to do them together.   319 more words

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Treasures from the Past

We had a plan the other Saturday.  That is, I had a plan and the Chef was happy to go along with it.  Said plan involved dropping by a local and as-yet-unvisited op shop, followed by a daytrip out to a hopefully photogenic location.   727 more words


You Know That Moment When - ??

You go to write-up a pattern and you can’t understand your notes.

I am having that moment now, with this jacket.

But fear not – all will be resolved even if I have to knit it again..


Wandering Wardrobe Project: Weekend Edition!

Some eye candy today…

Inspiration for ways to wear a simple shrug.

Dress it up, or down.

Wear in urban or leafy jungles.

Wear it right side up, or up-side-down and even inside out. 214 more words

Patterns By MSkiKnits

A Flight of Dragons to Knit or Crochet

For a long time now, I’ve been thinking about knitting myself a dragon. While I love the body shape of the knit Nessie I made… 268 more words

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Knitting Basics for Anyone

I’ve been working on a couple of projects with knitting and while in the processes realized that I must be doing something wrong with my purls.   163 more words

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