Category Archives: WIPs

How to Find Time to Knit & Finish In-Progress Knitting (and/or crochet) Projects


I know, I don’t make enough time and/or effort . . . This is a fabulous article!!!  The number one tip:  STOP BUYING NEW YARN! My second favorite . . . 3.  Frog the projects you’re not into. Please, follow … Continue reading

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Sip and Knit a Spell . . .


Spring has sprung!  I ventured out to the front porch for a little while this evening with my knitting.  (And a nice glass of wine.)  It was certainly beautiful and sunny out, but the sun is beginning to set and … Continue reading

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Ruffle Scarf . . . progress! Off the sticks.


Just an update on my grey ruffle ‘potato chip’ scarf.  I got it off the needles.  Now, to work on a crochet border. Alrighty then.  Back to work!      

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5 1/2 Hour Afghan, and some Ruffle Yarn


A little further (further??? or farther???) on my quest towards de-stashing my yarn . . . Here is my inspiration: The photos don’t really do this one much justice.  I can’t wait to get it finished and permanently on the … Continue reading

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I’m A Threadie! Christmas Ornaments, Finished, and In Progress


Why is it there are just so many minutes in a day.  And why is it I cannot be more productive???  *sigh* So, I am just taking some time out to share . . . Next . . . a finished … Continue reading

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In My Happy Place . . .


Just sharing some stuff . . . knit and crochet, that I have been working on.  Finished and in progress.  😀 I posted photos of this slouchy beanie on my Facebook page and sold it!  I am thinking I should … Continue reading

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Motif Magic. A Work-in-progress . . .


So, I’m just gonna throw this out there and see how it looks.  I have been stuck on making cowls as of late.  They are just so . . . pretty!  And they don’t take forever to make.  I began … Continue reading

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