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Knit Hooded Scarf – Idlewild AlaskaIdlewild Alaska


Sharing because I think this might just be worth a try!!!  Here’s a fun pattern for your own knit hooded scarf. This wide scarf with a deep hood will keep you nice and warm this winter! Source: Knit Hooded Scarf … Continue reading

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7 Portable Knitting Patterns – Lion Brand Notebook


Lion Brand website is one of my favorite resources . . . and here are just a few of the reasons why! Check it out: Choosing the right knitting project is serious stuff! This list will provide you with some … Continue reading

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5 Ribbed Knitted Lace Edging Patterns – Craftsy


Why was this never even a blip on my radar??? I have been looking for some inspiration . . . Showcase your delicate side with these knitted lace edging patterns. Thes airy ribbings make great finishing touches for sweaters, socks … Continue reading

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For Your Spare Time . . . Simply Seed Stitch Dishcloth


Just a short post to share one of my recent  makes!  ​ I love knitting dish cloths. They are perfect for in-between projects, or where you might need a break from a large one but still want to keep busy. … Continue reading

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How to work japanese short rows – The Blog – US/UK


What are your thoughts on short rows?  There are several methods, to be sure.  Sooo . . . what’s your favorite???  To work short rows is a basic skill every knitter should have. This technique is good for a multitude of … Continue reading

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Knitting Chart Symbols


Wowzers . . . 12 pages of knitting chart symbols!  (I need to print this out) Many thanks to Knittingfool.com  The Knittingfool.com Knitting Chart Symbols is a listing of knitting symbols collected from a large collection of knitting books and … Continue reading

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Sharing from: 52 Weeks of Free Dishcloth Patterns from KnitPicks.com


I love ‘take-along’, almost mindless knitting.  And, dishclothes pretty much fit the bill. This first pattern I am sharing has to be one of my very, very favorites. It uses slip stitches to make up this visually delightful (and very sturdy, I might … Continue reading

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My Version of The Beekeeper’s Quilt – In Progress


I just love this pattern for ‘The Beekeepers Quilt’! by Tiny Owl Knits.    Here is a link where you can take a look at and purchase the PDF pattern. (Well worth the fee. I RARELY ever shell out $$$ … Continue reading

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Knitting Needles and Tools Reviewed


This is a very informative article.  I do believe that if you do your homework, it will definitely be to your advantage when working with different types of yarn. “Much of the mystery of splitty yarns lies not in the yarn but … Continue reading

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I Have Been Absent, of Late . . .


True confessions.  I don’t know exactly why it is, but, I just have not been taking the time to blog as much as I would like to, or used to anyway.  Maybe because I just don’t feel inspired enough???  Or, heaven forbid, … Continue reading

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