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Critique Matters

Hello! Today I have been working on a novel that I had abandoned. For what reason, I don't know. I probably got off on another creative adventure. Shocking, huh! So, here's what's on my mind. I'd like to revisit this novel. I haven't really fully edited it yet, but, I'd like to take an honest approach… Continue reading Critique Matters

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BOOK REVIEW: 3 skeins or less FRESH knitted accessories

  I'm in love with knitted accessories. From mittens, to hats, to scarves, and oh yes, socks! We all love projects that are 3 skeins or less. Think of the investment when it's more than that. That's why when I was asked to review this book, I jumped on it. Sweater in 3 skeins or less, bring… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: 3 skeins or less FRESH knitted accessories

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Book Review: Brioche Chic 22 FRESH KNITS for women & men

How many of us have always wanted to learn the Brioche stitch, but was too intimidated to try?*raising hand*Well, let me tell you, this book leaves you fearless when it comes to the ever-so-intimating Brioche stitch.Author(s): Mercedes Tarasovich-ClarkPaperback: Brioche Chic: 22 Fresh Knits for women & menPublisher: InterweavePages: 152 PagesRetail Price: $26.99Let me give you… Continue reading Book Review: Brioche Chic 22 FRESH KNITS for women & men

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Book Review: New American Knits – classic sportswear patterns

Interweave has asked me to do another great review. You are going to love this one. It's all about applying traditional knitting skills and motifs to contemporary wearable pieces. It's textures and colorwork will create a modern wardrobe you will absolutely love.Author: Amy ChristoffersPaperback: New American KnitsPublisher: Interweave128 PagesIt sells for $24.99.If I could sum up in… Continue reading Book Review: New American Knits – classic sportswear patterns

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Book Review: Mollie Makes Woodland Friends

With the help of Interweave, I'm thrilled to do (yet) another book review for you.Are you a Crafter? I am. I believe that most knitters are also crafters of all sorts, well, in my circle of friends, anyway...Paperback: Molie Makes Woodland Friends: More handmade projects for the homePublisher: Interweave Language: EnglishIt sells for $12.95 USThat's… Continue reading Book Review: Mollie Makes Woodland Friends

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It’s Friday

I'm sure for most, Friday is the day in which things are beginning to slow down. Not for me! I seem to get my mojo going into the weekend. I mean, I just spouted off a list of to-do's to my husband while we were driving home from breakfast. His comment, "Why don't you write… Continue reading It’s Friday