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Late Night Socks – New Pattern on Ravelry!

I’m very excited to share my new pattern, Late Night Socks, which is available as a FREE download on Raverly! DOWNLOAD LATE NIGHT SOCKS ON RAVERLY NOW!! You know how it is – it’s been a long day, there’s still dinner to be made, a kitchen to clean, or a load of laundry to put in… Continue reading Late Night Socks – New Pattern on Ravelry!

Duality · Free Knitting Patterns · Free Patterns · Hat · Knitting · Malabigo Rios · Malabrigo · Ravelry

Duality – Free Hat Pattern

I’m so excited to share my new hat pattern, Duality, which is available as a FREE download on Ravelry!!! You can find it HERE!!  Duality is so named because the pattern reflects what both of my children like in a hat -wear it either slouchy or as a fitted beanie hat! DOWNLOAD DUALITY ON RAVELRY NOW!… Continue reading Duality – Free Hat Pattern

Arabella Scarf · Knitting · Knitting Kits · Skeino Yarn

Yarn Review – Skeino Arabella Scarf Kit

Product Name: Arabella Scarf Knitting Kit Company:  Skeino Fiber Content: 100% Extra Fine Merino Superwash Yarn (Fingering Weight) Per Kit: Eight (8) skeins braided; Approx 96 yards each (total 768 yards); 7 oz (200 grams) Gauge: 22 stitches/44 rows = 4 x 4 inches in Garter Stitch on US Size 6 (4.25 mm) needles Care:… Continue reading Yarn Review – Skeino Arabella Scarf Kit

Asbury Park · Handdyed Yarn · Knitting · Knitting Lace · On The Round Yarn · Ravelry · Shawls · shawls

Greetings from Asbury Park

I’m so excited to share my first pattern of 2016,  Asbury Park, which is now available on Ravelry! Asbury Park is an asymmetrical, triangular-shaped shawl with a lace edge reminiscent of waves.  The shawl is worked flat with a lace edge on one side.  Since the lace edging is also worked in garter stitch, the shawl… Continue reading Greetings from Asbury Park

knitmas · Knitting

merry knitmas – part 3

Today, let’s look at some more great gift ideas for your favorite knitter including notions, decorative items and a few yarn clubs. If you’re looking for Christmas gifts, I’d suggest checking shipping times. 🙂 Click on the pics below to get to the various websites. Knitters love stitchmarkers to keep their place at the beginning of a… Continue reading merry knitmas – part 3

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merry knitmas! – part 2

Still looking for a gift for your favorite knitter?  Earlier in the week, I talked about my favorite “big box” online  yarn stores – you can catch up on that post here!  Today, I’m going to share a few of my favorite indie yarn dyers with y’all!  These small online businesses dye yarn in small… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 2

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merry knitmas! – part 1

Looking for some great gift ideas for your favorite knitter?  Online retailers are a great place to look – most of us cannot find nearly the selection locally that we can online.  Today, I am starting a three-part series on my favorite online sources. Starting with the obvious, of course – Yarn.  But you’re not… Continue reading merry knitmas! – part 1

cascade ecological wool · Gifts · Knitting · Ravelry · the dude sweater

Goldilocks Syndrome Continues

I’ve written about it before ( here and here) but my battle with Goldilocks Syndrome continues! The latest episode: I started a sweater for my son: The Dude Sweater by Andrea Rangel. It was a request from my son about a year ago – he is a big fan of The Big Lebowski. I blogged… Continue reading Goldilocks Syndrome Continues