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Pattern Spotlight: Mini Mochis

I love my job.  Working with little kids is the greatest, and my students are so smart and goofy and interesting.  I could hang out with them all day. 305 more words

Knitting

Pattern Spotlight: Baktus

I might have been late to the Hitchhiker party, but I’ve been a member of the Baktus fan club for years.

This super simple long, skinny, triangular shawl/scarf is one of my favorite patters for several reasons: 196 more words

Yarn

Pattern Spotlight: Hitchhiker

I’ve finally jumped on the bandwagon.  And, I kind of love it.

I’m probably the last knitter to make a Hitchhiker shawl.  (There are 17,685 projects up on Ravelry, and I’m pretty sure it’s been in the top 50 or so patterns for the last couple years.) 290 more words

Scarf

Pattern Spotlight: Baby Louis

I don’t know about you, but when I make a stuffed animal or baby doll, I like the final product to look as if it wants to steal my soul.  233 more words

Crochet

Holiday Season

The holiday season is almost upon us – but honestly, it’s already started for me. So begins the family fiesta of meetings, gatherings, and plans, which all eat up my… 41 more words

Crochet

Crochet Hat & Flower Accent Patterns

I was bribedencouraged with the prospect of a free pattern the other day to hook up a hat pattern – it was an interesting pattern, and I really liked that it provided a video tutorial, a chart, and written directions! 291 more words

Crochet

Dead Fish Hat

Every year, I face a dilemma around holiday times: what do you craft for someone who has everything? Many people in my life fall into this category, so I’ve had to learn what ways work best for dealing with this hard to gift persons. 211 more words

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