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Pattern: Aztec Phone Sweater

Hello Everone!

I recently released a few new patterns and just realised that I never shared them here. Something I am intent on fixing, so for i’ll be sharing my latest patterns here shortly. 169 more words


Memo from Sandy

This evening, I received information from a reader of this site that a particular pattern…Pineapple Bag was impossible to obtain.

When the pattern was posted, it was free…now the designer is asking for a fee, however it appears that she hasn’t dropped the pattern… 156 more words


musings on mail and vexing calculations

Online ordering is quick and the results are occasionally fantastic. I was delighted that YoungB’s combined Christmas and birthday present, a pair of mid-length Ugg boots, arrived safely in a remarkably short time frame (particularly given that he’s in Italy; and, yes, I did send him some fingerless mitts for his actual birthday). 680 more words


Back In Black

A while ago I bought a ball of yarn in Aldi, which is a discount supermarket in the UK/Europe. The ball of yarn was stupidly cheap….and the size of a small child….oh, and it was black, with little flecks of colour in it. 292 more words


Knitting with the Celtics

My little sister was lucky enough to win tickets to the Celtics game this past week, so of course, we packed up the car and took the trip to Boston! 418 more words


Spotted on Ravelry

Happy Thursday!

This week we have a hat featuring HiKoo’s® KenzieCrosshatch, designed by Kristen Hanley Cardoza. It’s an easy-to-knit, easy-to-wear hat that shows off an unusual to work, but easy to remember, all-over cable pattern. 66 more words

Modifying Mariposa

The stunning Mariposa shawl, designed by Marisa Hernandez, has been in my Ravelry queue for quite some time. This was my first foray into knitting a lace shawl in lace weight yarn, and I wanted to make the most of some stashed yarn. 249 more words