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kelly smith
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Crochet Project
Sunday I started a crochet project! This roundish, maybe floral, organic shape is the start of a decorative pillow cover. We will see how it turns out. So far so good. 
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Photos of things.
I've been traveling this week and am sharing some photos from the last month since I didn't bring any knitting along with me and I have no other projects right now. itty bitty pumpkin. follow the leader. shoreline. they lost.
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Candles
Last week for our Crafternoon, Katie, Chelsea, and I made pillar candles on cement bases. It was a bit of a time consuming project so we weren't able to finish all the candles in one night, but I was able to melt more wax on another night to fill up most of...
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The Blue Haired Fairy
The embroidery sampler I've been working on is sort of inspired by the blue haired fairy in Pinocchio. Yeah, this is a Craft Book Club post! September's  Craft Book Club read  was Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi  and not only did I read it to the end (even thoug...
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So Many Pumpkins!
Over the weekend I started my garden clean up! The pumpkins are now on my front porch and look so cute (my favorites are the itty bitty one and the yellow one )! I should have counted them so you'd be impressed by all my pumpkins . What was impressive/also ...
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Bousta Beanie
I finished my Shetland Wool Week Hat and I'm very happy with how it looks! The hat is a bit on the large size for my small head and short hair, but it is so warm! The knitting pattern is Bousta Beanie by Gudrun Johnson and was a simple fair isle pattern; I ...
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I've made a little bit of progress on my embroidery sampler . I've got more french knots and a sort-of magic wand!
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Embroidery Sampler WIP
Chelsea and I got together Tuesday for a Crafternoon! We embroidered and mostly gossiped, it was nice. I started work on a sampler; I'm adding lots of different textures and keeping the color palette blue. Here is my progress so far, I'm a little worried ab...
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Halfway Done!
My Shetland wool week hat is halfway done! I've been spending most of my lunch breaks knitting and I'm not sure why I was worried about the color combo... they look great!
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I'm slowly making more cement stepping stones . Here is my latest batch:
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