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Erin Mcdonald
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Off the needles- Frosted Hat, Coastal Gradient Cowl
Vintage buttons on Coastal Gradient Cowl Pattern: Coastal Gradient Cowl , by Elizabeth Smith of The Brown Stitch Pay for pattern, $5.00 Yarn: A Hundred Ravens Iachos mini skeins, Iachos in the Tardis colorway on size 5 needles I had been hoping to make this...
Vintage buttons on Coastal Gradient Cowl Pattern: Coastal Gradient Cowl, by Elizabeth Smith of The Brown Stitch Pay for pattern, $5.00 Yarn: A Hundred Ravens Iachos mini skeins, Iachos in the Tardis colorway on size...
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A year long project, Knit the Sky
This was my first attempt at a palette for Knitting the Sky this year. Knit the Sky , by Lea Redmond, is a different type of knitting book. It is a springboard for a new way to approach your project planning. It offers a number of novel ideas that allow you...
This was my first attempt at a palette for Knitting the Sky this year. Knit the Sky, by Lea Redmond, is a different type of knitting book. It is a springboard for a new way to approach your project planning. It offers a numbe...
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What's on the Needles, or WIPs Wednesday
Atwood KAL Rather than fill this page with the many projects I have going, I would rather hone in on one in particular. I have had this Madelinetosh in my stash since the Windsor Button days and I have always loved this hue. It has stayed in the stash bag b...
Atwood KAL Rather than fill this page with the many projects I have going, I would rather hone in on one in particular. I have had this Madelinetosh in my stash since the Windsor Button days and I have always loved this hue. ...
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Etsy Shop update and coupon code
Vintage bead zipper pulls All bags are 20% off, coupon code NEWYEAR2016 I have been neglecting the Etsy shop and have decided to update the photos and listings and offer you 20% off for the New Year. The bags are made of decorator fabric, are fully lined an...
Vintage bead zipper pulls All bags are 20% off, coupon code NEWYEAR2016 I have been neglecting the Etsy shop and have decided to update the photos and listings and offer you 20% off for the New Year. The bags are made of deco...
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Finished!!
Amari Do you love this border? Pattern: Amari  by Marie Grace Smith Yarn: Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Worsted   in Amethyst and Aztec Turquoise, and Berroco Vintage Chunky in yellow,  on size 8 needles. I've made this pattern a few times before and I love the ...
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Big heap 'o wool, not much progress
This is but one small view into my stash and collection of books, Dedicated knitters are prone to the pitfalls of yarn sales, pattern queuing, and knitter's envy. A case of knitter's envy often occurs during social knitting, but it can also happen while tro...
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Off the needles, Atwood Shawl and 1,2,3, Chickadee
1, 2, 3, Chickadee by Susan B. Anderson Pattern: 1, 2, 3, Chickadee Shawl  by Susan B. Anderson Pay for pattern $5.00 Yarn: Cascade 220 in colors 9448 and 9446, olive and brick and unlabeled yarn in honey on size 7 I am a goner for garter stitch and this wa...
1, 2, 3, Chickadee by Susan B. Anderson Pattern: 1, 2, 3, Chickadee Shawl by Susan B. Anderson Pay for pattern $5.00 Yarn: Cascade 220 in colors 9448 and 9446, olive and brick and unlabeled yarn in honey on size 7 I am ...
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Finished Objects January 8, 2016
Faillyn Cowl Faillyn Cowl Pattern: Faillyn Cowl by Heidi May Pay for pattern on Ravelry, $5.50 Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick in Barley colorway on size 15 needles You may have seen this pattern as modeled by an adorable 4 year old, complete wit...
Faillyn Cowl Faillyn Cowl Pattern: Faillyn Cowl by Heidi May Pay for pattern on Ravelry, $5.50 Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick in Barley colorway on size 15 needles You may have seen this pattern as modeled by an a...
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Knit the Sky
Knit the Sky   I found this cool book while browsing on Amazon a month ago. I so loved the artwork, and the concept, that I ordered it. I have wanted to share it with you here, but I have been waiting to get the best palette of yarns. I was planning to star...
Knit the Sky I found this cool book while browsing on Amazon a month ago. I so loved the artwork, and the concept, that I ordered it. I have wanted to share it with you here, but I have been waiting to get the best palette o...
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Knitting in Beantown Project Bags
I have been working on project bags and will be selling them on the blog. Until I can get that new page working, I have listed the items in my Knitting in Beantown Etsy shop . Here are a few samples. Louisburg Arc bag in the Red Dot print I was inspired to ...
I have been working on project bags and will be selling them on the blog. Until I can get that new page working, I have listed the items in my Knitting in Beantown Etsy shop. Here are a few samples. Louisburg Arc bag in the...
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Knit the Sky
Knit the Sky Knit the Sky, by Lea Redmond. $13.56 on Amazon.com, released August 2015 I expect to upload this post soon! (With temtping shots of the yarn I have to knit with)!!
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Hello!!!!!! Yes, the page looks a bit different
Hello friends! I send you thoughts of Merry making for Christmas and speedy needle mojo to those who are still working on gifts to be given in two weeks!!! Yikes! I am not in that frenzied mind set of "getting all the gifts done", but I have been contemplat...
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