Category Archives: Knit

Blocking My Shawls… Here’s How..

I have a terrific friend named Pat.  She’s a spinner and knitter like I’ve always wanted to be.. ;o)   She said she was wandering through one of the big box stores one day and passed the exercise equipment.  Her eyes … Continue reading

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Red River Fiber Arts … Making Rose Petal Guest Soaps

It’s nice to be back with the group again.  Boy, have I missed it!  Last week we decided that we would try making Rose Petal Guest Soaps this week.. So we did! We all fell in love the little soaps.  … Continue reading

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Spinning Again, Knitting Still and I’m Gonna Make Me a Jacket!

I’ve been slowly working on a hat and some wristlets for a couple of weeks… Funny how other mundane things (like mopping and dinner.. ;o/ ) seem to intrude on the more important things in life.. (like knitting, sewing and … Continue reading

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One Million Hits.. How Can I Ever Thank You? !

  A SALUTE TO YOU! Sometime this evening or late tonight, this blog will have its ONE MILLIONth hit.  I have to say that I am overwhelmed with gratitude for all of you who have visited over the nearly 5 … Continue reading

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CraftCookie.com… Free library of knit stitch patterns

I was looking for a knit stitch pattern yesterday and came upon Craft Cookie.com .. Love this site.   This is  a library of knit stitch patterns that is broken down into  basic knit/purl stitches, cables, lace and ribs.  I especially … Continue reading

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Cable Needle Ring… Tute (I love mine!)

This is another of those things that I found online several years ago. I made one and let it set in my knitting box for years.  I cannot tell you where I found because I really don’t remember.  If you … Continue reading

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Knitted Fingertip Towels…Easy Free Pattern

After I made the rose petal soap not long ago, I found myself using one of my larger face cloths for a fingertip towel to dry my face…  It felt so much better than a terry towel that I immediately … Continue reading

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