Monthly Archives: March 2014

“Why bother knitting a scarf?” : TreeHugger


Okay, so…I am not necessarily a “tree-hugger”.  But I came across this article and thought it interesting enough to share.  Please, give it a read! “The act of knitting is a strange combination of relaxation and activism, of protest and … Continue reading

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How to Crochet a Lace Scallop Trim #2 by Gwen Fisher with Doceri Software – YouTube


I decided, at long last, to get out my nylon thread and beads.  Not having broken into projects including beads yet, here are a few photos of some cute bracelets I made yesterday.  They are not yet ‘finished’.  I still … Continue reading

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A World Through the Hands (Video) | On Being


Simply a wonderful, four-minute film about the value of handwork and experiencing the world. “To have the skill of knitting, to have the skill of crocheting, of felting, makes it possible for us not only to make something but it … Continue reading

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