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A Cool Cowl By an Even Cooler Girl

We have a new knitter extraordinaire to share with you today.  She’s 11 years old, sweet as pie, as cute as can be, her name is Nora, and she’s our niece. You know the rhyme “…Sugar and spice and all things nice, that’s what little girls are made of.” ? Well, that describes Miss Nora.  […]

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Nice & Knit Yarn Winner

Good morning everyone! Our Nice and knit Yarn giveaway winner is Marilyn who wrote: I have the Bella shawl in my queue http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/bella-shawl-3. It would be lovely in Nantucket…don’t you think? By the way, your website is my new favorite. I even ordered a Yarn Pop bag yesterday after seeing yours. You inspire me!!   Thank […]

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Nice & Knit Giveaway!

It’s sunny and beautiful the birds are chirping.  This makes us so happy, its giveaway time! Two luscious skeins of Nice & Knit DK in Nantucket Just leave us a comment with what you would like to knit with these beautiful skeins and you will be entered to win!  So easy, so pretty. We will pick […]

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Bag Ladies

Katie and I are total bag hoarders. Anytime we see a new knitting bag we impulsively buy it and luckily, almost never regret it. Our most recent bag purchase (yes, we each got one) was this really cool project bag from YarnPop. It’s their ‘Gadgety’ bag which is basically perfect for a colorwork project because […]

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idea·pho·ria

There’s a lot of things I love about running this blog with my sister, but near the very top of my list is our common knack for having boundless lists of ideas.   See, we both score nearly off the charts in ideaphoria. What’s ideaphoria you ask? Thanks to Wikipedia for the definition it is: […]

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Pretty Gifts

It’s still not my birthday, but I am a spoiled sister and I received another early birthday present from Kara.  I snapped a couple photos this morning of my new Spud & Chloe project bag made from vintage material.  So sweet. And I can’t wait to dive into this read.  I just need a free […]

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Workin’ on a Cowl

One of the projects I have in progress is this really awesome chevron scarf pattern Katie made. She’ll be releasing the pattern very soon! It’s such an easy and enjoyable knit and of course it’s nice and trendy with the chevron pattern. I was in my office late one night last week and I turned […]

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Color Profile: Lobster Pot

If you had a chance to check out our shop update you might notice two new things – some new colorways and some new yarn bases! Today we’ll highlight a personal favorite of mine that we’re calling Lobster Pot! Lobster Pot is a unique red that has hints of brown and orange. I am so […]

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Chance of Showers

The completed date on this project was September 30, 2013. That’s 6 months ago, and I am just getting around to getting this project posted. Sad, I know but thank you for your patience!  My tardiness hasn’t been for lack of wearing this sweater though – I wear it all the time.  It’s very comfortable […]

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Sewing Seams

I began this little beauty this fall and whipped through the knit at breakneck speeds…and then I came to a screeching halt when I had to seam the sleeves.  Seriously!  Its completely  done but two sleeve seams, it will probably take me a total of one hour max.   Another lesson learned.  Knit the sleeves […]

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