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What Knitting or Crocheting Can Teach Us

  As a designer, I spend many hour escaping into the Ravelry world, an amazing knitting and crocheting community (website) where people come and stay. For hours sometimes. I click through 10, 15, 100 versions of the same shawl pattern (or dishcloth, sock, scarf, hat pattern), looking intently at the yarns used, the projects created… Continue reading What Knitting or Crocheting Can Teach Us

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12 Days of Patterns Giveaway

Hello! It's that time of year where I love to spoil my followers. Do you follow me on Facebook? You might want to. Each day, starting tomorrow Monday 12/11 - Friday 12/22, you will receive a coupon code that will give you a FREE pattern. I might even give another FREE pattern if you follow… Continue reading 12 Days of Patterns Giveaway

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How to be a more Productive knitter

Are you tired of being stuck in Area 51 (your stash) with all your UFOs (unfinished objects) and PHDs (projects half done)? I've put together a list of ways for you to be more productive and organized with your knitting.

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TGV…what is that?

Funny you should ask...it's the coolest, most quick knit you've ever done. I'm having so much fun knitting this. In fact, my work projects have taken a back seat. It's knit top down and has two sections; garter and rib with only ONE pattern.I'm using fingering weight yarn, Skeindalous, with a looooong color change. It's her… Continue reading TGV…what is that?