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I regret nothing.

New years sale at a local yarn store. Above is 7 balls of 100% cashmere (Cashmere! Soft!) that was going for a measly $5.00 a ball. So I bought all of it. How could I not? Then below are 4 … Continue reading

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In the interest of full-disclosure

I should probably document my yarn purchases here before the end of the year. First off is a lovely skein of BFL that I bought with the idea of making a coffee-coloured shawl out of. I have a pattern in … Continue reading

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Tiny People

There are few things more exciting than hearing that a very good friend is going to be welcoming a baby earth-side soon. When I got this news from my oldest and dearest friend I immediately started looking through my knitting … Continue reading

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Wrist Assured – A new pattern!

These have taken me a good deal of time to complete because I kept finding things that I wanted to change part way through! But they are done, the pattern is finished and I am very happy with them. The … Continue reading

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Intentional Spinning

At the end of June I was offered a teaching job, with a little class of 5 and 6 year olds. This will be the first classroom of my own that I have ever had. To celebrate this event I … Continue reading

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Knitting is a Gateway Drug.

I started off making tiny little things from simple patterns, mainly from library books. Things like these little boots from ‘Natural Nursery Knits’. Then I realised that buying pattern books was also a lot of fun, so my bookshelf filled … Continue reading

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Flashing the Stash, 2013

So, last year my stash looked like this:   This year, my stash looks like this: Are you seeing what I see? Not a very big difference is what I am seeing! Hence the resolution (again) to get my stash … Continue reading

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