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The Suffolk Slouch

            Recommended Yarn: Cascade Yarns, Cloud. Aran weight, 164 yds/150 meters. Gauge: 14sts by 17rows over pattern.       Special stitches: Twist 2, insert right hand needle into second stitch on left hand needle,

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Haven’t Been Blogging, But Have Been Knitting!

I have recently finished the Armande Vest which was reused wool from failed StoryTeller Hoodie.  I also cast off two hats, the Better Bucket Hat and the Quest cloche and have cast on the Girl in the World sweater for

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“You’re a stay-at-home mom? What do you DO all day?”

Originally posted on The Matt Walsh Blog:
It’s happened twice in a week, and they were both women. Anyone ought to have more class than this, but women — especially women — should damn well know better. Last week, I…

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Chunky Toddler Mitts

Originally posted on Art & Design by Katie Aaberg:
Size: 2-3 years (hand is 5” long) Yarn: Brown Sheep Lamb’s Pride Bulky – less than 60 yards (shown in “oatmeal”) Tools: US size 10.5 and 10 (or 9) double-pointed needles,…

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Yarn Diet

A lot has been happening lately and somehow I have found myself planning my son’s second birthday party.  He is 21 months right now so a bit early, but his birthday falls right in the middle of holiday season so

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Finishing Spree

I am a member of the Team Knitting Dead, Ravelry group and have been participating in their annual cage match. I didn’t finish the vest that I cast on for the event but I did finish my Rose Tyler mitts,

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TdF is here!

The Tour de Fleece is here. Woohoo! I have three raw alpaca fleeces, hand careers from my birthday, a spinning wheel, a drop spindle and I have spun maybe 6yds. I am working now and husband and baby and house

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