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Tempranillo stitch

Apparently, you can drink Tempranillo and still do a decent stockinette.

This is the Drachenfels Shawl, coming along beautifully. Even with a bit of flu (that’s Midsomer Murder speak for cold) and a glass of Spanish red wine. 15 more words


A Different Kind of Easter Egg

I’m making progress on the yarn bombing project!

It turns out stripes, even fun neon stripes can get tedious so I’ve dreamed up a few surprises to liven it up a bit!   17 more words


KAL - Grafting Underarm Stitches

We’re almost to the end of our winter knitalong and I hope you’ve been having fun!  We’ve swatched, started knitting away in the round… 192 more words


What’s the deal? Basic stitches edition

In this tutorial, I’ll be showing you the two basic stitches upon which 99% of knitting is based on: the knit stitch and the purl stitch. 721 more words

What's The Deal?

Hat status

Remember this little project — that I ripped out?

Well, I’ve torn it out two more times. I’ve learned that if I’m not liking it while I’m knitting it, I’m not going to like it when I’m done. 272 more words


New Patterns: Rosedale Cowls

I decided to whip up some quick cowls for my mom after her visit in December and they were so much fun I thought I would add them to my pattern line-up. 85 more words

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Knit-Related Gift Ideas from Etsy

Today I am going to be showing off some items that I have been loving recently from Etsy that I think many knitters could enjoy. Whether you are buying for someone else or for yourself, here are some ideas to get you in the gifting spirit! 374 more words