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In Praise of the Simple Granny Square

I consider myself an experienced knitter. I am pretty sure that I have spent somewhere between 7000 and 10,000 hours over the past 10 years working on some knitting project or another. I have experimented with color work, cables, lace, and sock techniques. The projects that used to seem like a challenge are now […]

By |January 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ceide Fields Fingerless Gloves


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By |January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Knitting Tips

Keep a small gage circular needle in your project bag. I use a 2.0 mm 16” circular needle to pick up a row after ripping back several rows or rounds. This can also be used in place of a stitch holder. Just let the two ends hang down in front and out of your […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Travel Projects

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Whenever I fly to Ireland, I always pack a knitting project to work on during the long wait at the airport terminal. There is usually a minimum of two hours between the time I check in at the gate and the time the flight actually boards – even more waiting time […]

By |February 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 Knitting Goals

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Sure, everyone else is resolving to lose weight or work less in the new year. But you have greater goals, and they all revolve around your favorite hobby – knitting!
Here are my knitting goals:

-Learn a new technique
-Use some of my stash (just some)
-Buy more yarn (because I just used some of […]

By |February 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Winter blues? Not if you are a knitter!

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I have never been a big fan of the winter months. It’s just too cold, both indoors and out, and it’s hard to get around if there is ice and snow on the ground.
Well, it seems that the things I used to dislike about winter are now the things I like […]

By |February 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments