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Shawls Totally Work for Summer

Even in wool like this one. It was warm when we took the pictures and I felt fine (except for when M had me face the Sun and I had to try not to squint but that has nothing to

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Project Run & Play – It’s All About That Place

The making has been slow going and I’ve been skipping a lot of sew alongs like Kids Clothes Week. But I will still work to fit Project Run & Play in. The new season is starting and this week’s theme

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Handspun Unleaving Scarf

I’ve been trying to use up some of my yarn stash. It’s verrry slow going.  My handspun yarns are a special challenge.  I want patterns that will use up very last inch, especially when I love the yarn as much as

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Two Snowflakes

I’ve slowed down a lot on the sewing front recently.  I felt like I was rushing and lost enthusiasm.  So instead of forcing it, I took out this little kit I bought in Rhinebeck.  It’s the beaded stars kit by

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Knitting Progress (Finally!)

Remember when V was sick and I couldn’t get anything done? Writing that post was actually the push I needed to get productive.  So I couldn’t sew because V needed me? I could knit!  And I did.  I fixed up

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On the Needles

I took a little break from knitting after finishing E’s scarf.  Did some spinning and drawing instead.  But now I’m back at it.  I’ve been meaning to make a new snuggly blanket for the living room.  And I wanted to use

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This project took me forever.  Thanks to my Rav project notes, I know I started on September 14. In 2014.  It was supposed to be quick. E was supposed to have it for that Winter. At least I’m just in

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