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Knitting progress

I’m trying to sneak in a row here and a row there of knitting  to keep my sanity.  Thank goodness for toe-up, magic loop sock knitting.  This is turning out to be a very satisfying knit, not too much thinking … Continue reading

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Accessories

 “The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize.”  Clairee Belcher (Steel Magnolias, Robert Harling): That line makes me laugh every time!   I’m embarrassed to call these bracelets a diy because they are so easy … Continue reading

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Check one off my wishlist!

Look what I found at the Goodwill today……. squeal!!!!  It is a Mackage cape – the exact same one in the picture.  The belt is missing, but I can use one from my closet.  I have been wanting a black … Continue reading

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Hats!

Remember the Shibui  hat kit I won at Knitomatic?  Well, here is the finished product.   Winter has come and gone, but it is a lovely lightweight hat, perfect for cool spring mornings and evenings.   Made for my number Three … Continue reading

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Socks + Thrift store find!

“Hello, my name is Michelle and I am addicted to thrift store shopping.” Phew, feels good to get that out in the open!   Seriously, how else would  I have found these gems?  They are sock blockers from Lee Rowan and … Continue reading

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Chevron Scarf and Skill Levels

Haley at Knitomatic and I have been friends for a very long time, since before she opened her store and I have to say, it is very convenient having a best friend who owns a yarn store.  That is why … Continue reading

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Mittens!

Even though it was a balmy +2C the past few days and most of the snow and ice has melted, I’m not fooled into thinking winter is finished with us yet!  While enjoying the respite from the cold, I thought … Continue reading

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