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Erin Mcdonald
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Making Monday
It is a holiday here, Martin Luther King Day to be exact. I am aboard the Downeaster, heading back to Boston after a long weekend spent with my family. I do so love riding the train, that plaintive whistle the roll and jostle of the train as we speed along ...
It is a holiday here, Martin Luther King Day to be exact. I am aboard the Downeaster, heading back to Boston after a long weekend spent with my family. I do so love riding the train, that plaintive whistle the roll and jostle...
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#TopographyKerchiefKAL on Instagram
Topography , by Melissa Stadja Are you an Instagramer ? I get into so much trouble because of Instagram! I scroll through the photos and always find inspiration and enabling galore.  I follow a lot of knitters, designers and yarn sources and two days ago I ...
Topography, by Melissa Stadja Are you an Instagramer? I get into so much trouble because of Instagram! I scroll through the photos and always find inspiration and enabling galore.  I follow a lot of knitters, designers and ya...
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What's on my lap? AKA What's OTN
The Rikke Hat , coordinates with my phone case! It is usually.... "What's on the needles?", but since I have a short attention span (and many things on the needles), I have renamed this "What's on my lap", a little meme for my prodigious self. Note that I d...
The Rikke Hat, coordinates with my phone case! It is usually.... "What's on the needles?", but since I have a short attention span (and many things on the needles), I have renamed this "What's on my lap", a little meme for my...
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Knit Wit Yarn shop, Done Roving
504 King West This is 504 King West, a Christmas gift for my oldest girl, half a world away, living by the sea, the tropical sea. The Done Roving Frolicking Feet DK gradient sang to me in the Knit Wit Yarn shop , siren song of the sea. The colors were so be...
504 King West This is 504 King West, a Christmas gift for my oldest girl, half a world away, living by the sea, the tropical sea. The Done Roving Frolicking Feet DK gradient sang to me in the Knit Wit Yarn shop, siren song of...
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Car 54 where are you? or A Tale of Two Cities
Imported from airwaysnews.com  Message from a far flung fiber friend I have been blessed by a note from Imogen, a far flung Ravelry friend. She is not a person I have met, but I a few years back I fielded her request for LYS to visit in the Boston area. You...
Imported from airwaysnews.com  Message from a far flung fiber friend I have been blessed by a note from Imogen, a far flung Ravelry friend. She is not a person I have met, but I a few years back I fielded her request for LYS ...
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A visit to KnitWit Yarn shop in Portland, Quince yarn, and the Gradient KAL.
Frolicking Feet for my Radiant Gradient project I took my mum to visit KnitWit Yarn shop in Portland on Saturday. My mission was to scout around for some gradient yarn for a KAL I am hosting over on the East Coast Knitters forum page.   Go visit the page fo...
Frolicking Feet for my Radiant Gradient project I took my mum to visit KnitWit Yarn shop in Portland on Saturday. My mission was to scout around for some gradient yarn for a KAL I am hosting over on the East Coast Knitters ...
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Good Morning Thursday!
Images from my photo files Hello friends, it is 5 am and I am wide awake and wondering at the multitude of projects I wish to put my hands to, but alas, work comes first and none of these projects will accept a few rows of knitting without sucking me into t...
Images from my photo files Hello friends, it is 5 am and I am wide awake and wondering at the multitude of projects I wish to put my hands to, but alas, work comes first and none of these projects will accept a few rows of kn...
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Nymphalidea and Frosted Hat for WIP Wednesday
Nymphalidea It is Work in Progress Wednesday and I am working yet again on my Nymphalidea. It has ben languishing; there was a mistake to tink back to and this pattern takes a tad more concentration. It is not hard at all, but I can get myself all messed up...
Nymphalidea It is Work in Progress Wednesday and I am working yet again on my Nymphalidea. It has ben languishing; there was a mistake to tink back to and this pattern takes a tad more concentration. It is not hard at all, bu...
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Welcome 2015, Happy New Year!
A pile o' FOs Another pile o' FOs A clutch of finished hats Ok, ok, I will come clean and share the truth with you. These are FOs from my past. Some of them I gifted, others are worn with love, even others visited the frog pond and evolved into something ne...
A pile o' FOs Another pile o' FOs A clutch of finished hats Ok, ok, I will come clean and share the truth with you. These are FOs from my past. Some of them I gifted, others are worn with love, even others visited the frog po...
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On the Needles....
I have had so much time away from the blog and from telling you of yarns acquired and patterns discovered. I don't think I want to scroll back in time and start from where I left off, so I am going to share some highlights of things I have knit. Here are tw...
I have had so much time away from the blog and from telling you of yarns acquired and patterns discovered. I don't think I want to scroll back in time and start from where I left off, so I am going to share some highlights of...
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Natalie LaChalle, Fabric Surface Design
Secret Ships , shop the world without leaving Boston The Common Cod Fiber Guild has invited Natalie LaChalle of the Eliot School and Secret Ships to speak at the MIT Stata Arts Center on Friday November 14, 7 PM. Natalie will share her experiences in creati...
Secret Ships, shop the world without leaving Boston The Common Cod Fiber Guild has invited Natalie LaChalle of the Eliot School and Secret Ships to speak at the MIT Stata Arts Center on Friday November 14, 7 PM. Natalie will...
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Tinking back, times three
Image imported from http://chopkins2011.blogspot.com/2011/03/secret-languages.html Frogging back, tinking, rippit, rippit, all terms used to describe going back to a mistake for repairs. ********************************************************************...
Image imported from http://chopkins2011.blogspot.com/2011/03/secret-languages.html Frogging back, tinking, rippit, rippit, all terms used to describe going back to a mistake for repairs. **************************************...
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    Teacher of Students with Intensive Special Needs, 11 - 4
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