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Progress: Knitting a Blanket of Many Colors


I believe my Blanket is about 3/4’s of the way done.  I am somewhat surprised at the progress I have made, and then wonder, why???  Haha…I have been on vacation all this last week.  Many more hours to devote to … Continue reading

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Free Pattern Link: Birch Bark Basket


  Okay, this is a great idea!  To see the entire pattern, go to:  Free Pattern: Birch Bark Basket.

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The Walt Painted Chevron Baby Blanket | fibre space


And another beauty found on my quest to the perfect knit chevron . . . The pattern can be found here:  The Walt Painted Chevron Baby Blanket | fibre space.

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Handmade Crochet Lace Wine Tote by GMaEllenCrochetGifts on Etsy


This one is a slight variation from the last post.  Here are a few shot I took before I posted it on Etsy. Handmade Crochet Lace Wine Tote 100 by GMaEllenCrochetGifts.

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12 Shades of Winter White Yarns, Including Wool, Alpaca and More. | Lion Brand Notebook


“It’s the first month of the new year, which for us here in NYC usually means – cold, wind, ice and snow.  But there’s something about heading into the dead of winter that makes me really appreciate winter white knitwear … Continue reading

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G-Ma Ellen’s Favorites on Etsy


A few of my favorite kinds of things . . . These are just a drop in the bucket.  All, taken from my favorites list on Etsy, which you can see in it’s entirety here:  Ellen Mackler’s Favorites on Etsy. … Continue reading

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My Version of “A Christmas Wreath” – Unadorned


Here are a couple of shots of the first Wreath I have crocheted in a few years.  I just grabbed the closest ball of thread and hook.  It is not stiffened, or adorned.  But I like it! Here is the link … Continue reading

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More Crochet Christmas . . .


I am thoroughly enjoying these lace covered satin ball Christmas Ornaments!  I just wish they didn’t take so long to make.  There are only so many days left before Christmas . . . and my list is very long! Now, to get … 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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Just sharing, a little this and that . . .


So, I haven’t posted anything in a while.  Mostly I have been practicing (and un-practicing) my new knitting skills.  Some fun.   This morning I am sitting here contemplating the rapid passing of time.  Good grief!  Just last weekend the … Continue reading

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