Category Archives: yarn stash

Off the Needles…My Blanket of Many Colors!


I am so happy with the end result of this beautiful and simple knit blanket!  In fact, I am in love.  I successfully went through a bit of my cotton yarn stash…although, I am fairly certain that I could easily make several … Continue reading

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Village Yarn Caribbean Cotton Pastel Green by GMaEllenCrochetGifts


  Village Yarn Caribbean Cotton Pastel Green by GMaEllenCrochetGifts.

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My Etsy . . . Still further along on my quest to destash


The more I look into my total yarn stash, the higher my anxiety level gets!  Must. Get. Under. Control. So, in another attempt, I am starting to list some lots of yarns in my Etsy shop, because,  I will never, … Continue reading

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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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Doing Some Serious De-Stashing, with some SERIOUSLY BIG STITCHES.


Hey!  Hope you all are having a fabulous weekend.  Mine is spent keeping busy . . . as usual. I have been looking at these two huge stashes of yarn for quite some time now and thinking to myself . … Continue reading

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Royal Ball Winder . . . I Can’t Stop! :D


Sooo, I purchased a Royal ball winder online.  Free shipping, pick-up in store, from Walmart.  (I hope that’s not a dirty word.)  I picked it up yesterday after work.  First, I did some organizing, putting my library on a re-purposed book shelf, … Continue reading

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Just Sharing, A Few Finished Crochet Projects


Thought I would take the time to share some things I have been working on. Here is a slouchy beanie I made with some incredibly soft and luxurious organic cotton yarn.  I absolutely love it!  Perhaps I will work on writing … Continue reading

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TECHknitting: The ball winder–a useful tool, especially with long color repeat yarns


I found this website today which has a plethora of useful information! Case in point, I have been looking for one more good reason  to purchase a ball-winder.  I have recently seen one put to good use in a video tutorial … Continue reading

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Chunky Knit Cowl – My New Favorite Thing!


So . . . as with so many things I create, I had no pattern.  It just sort of evolved into this fabulous, warm, stretchy and cushy infinity scarf / neck cowl.  What is the proper terminology anyway??? I got … Continue reading

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Cowls Are Us, (er . . . Me!) :D


So, here’s what I have been up to the past few days . . . I have been going through my stash of Caron’s Simply Soft yarn like crazy. These are my own creations.  My favorite stitch thus far has … Continue reading

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