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A Trip to Joann Fabrics

Now, that’s always a good thing! Of course the nearest store is a half hour drive down a busy interstate, but that’s what it takes. Today’s trip was to find trimmings to finish some of the projects for the beginner knitting book. I got FEATHERS! Now, doesn’t that make you wonder a little bit? Then, […]

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Needlework

STILL Making Swatches

And, I should really be done with that by now. But an earlier bit of procrastination has now added a little excitement to my days. Actually, I was mulling the whole thing over – letting my subconscious work on it. Yeah, that’s it. After spending most of today knitting bits of fabric, measuring them in […]

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Needlework

A Problem- Made Better by Chocolate and Yarn

I’ve spent a good part of the morning just trying to figure what order to start pulling all the projects and various parts of the book together. That often turns into serious procrastination so, I do what any sane person would do: Eat some chocolate and do the very easiest thing first. That usually works […]

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Changes and Phases

I took a little break from working on the books over Christmas. It was nerve wracking to just set everything aside but has proven to be just what I needed. When I returned to it (so very much closer to the early February deadline) it was very clear that the beginner knitting book had moved […]