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Last Minute Knitted Gift

This temperate (by Sweet fiber yarns) beanie is the sweetest and quickest hat around.  Knit this up in a day or two for your last minute knitted gifts…or, knit it for yourself ( I did ) – because it’s cold out there! I have three sweaters that are suffering from neglect again.  I’m looking forward to […]

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Camp Out Fingerless Mitts & Cookies

There are 9 days until Christmas! I have 2 (maybe 3) more hats and 1 pair of mitts left to knit before I am going to consider my Christmas knitting complete. This weekend we had a snowstorm so it was a great weekend to craft & cook. I was able to knit 2 children’s hats […]

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Our Mantle Inspiration

We built our home in 2002.  We were newly married, and I had a baby on the way.  At 22 years old I didn’t have all the home decor answers that I may have thought I did.  Nor did we have the funds for my grand ideas.  So each year we add a little here […]

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WIP: Golden Wheat Cardi

Good morning!  Kara and I have been knitting every free second we have.  It’s not too many free minutes in reality, but enough to keep us happy and creative.  I started knitting this Golden Wheat Cardigan by  Veera Välimäki in String Theory Aran weight yarn.  It has taken me only one week to knit then entire body! […]

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Last Minute Baby Sophisticate

Since having Brooklyn I have become increasingly scatter-brained. It seems the older she gets, the more busy things are and the more I am forgetful.  I’m sure all of you moms out there know what it is I’m talking about — good old baby brain! Luckily, I married a really great guy who doesn’t suffer […]

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Two More Hats

Are you sick of seeing my hat projects yet? Too bad, I have a bunch more to show you :)  I’ll double them up though. Today’s hat highlights are from a pattern called 2 Glasses of Pink Zin from Baby Cocktails. The pattern includes two really awesome hat patterns. I would make either of these again […]

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Another Hat to Highlight

This hat is called Temperate. It was recently released by Sweet Fiber. I have been drooling over the rest of their patterns and would love to try some of their yarn too. This was a super simple hat and one that I had a hard time putting down, it was a little addictive to knit! […]

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Progress

Remember my crazy list of items I want to knit before Christmas? Well, I’ve made some great progress and I’m feeling pretty optimistic about making it happen. I have nearly 4 of the hats complete and a pair of fingerless mitts almost done. So far I’m loving all of the patterns. I’ll highlight each one […]

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A Long Overdue Post

There has been lots of knitting happening lately and we can’t wait to share it all with you. Before we do that, we have to recap our Fall Sweaters Knitalong! It is long overdue and we’re sorry it took such a long time to post it.  The knit along produced some really great gems and […]

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Making a List and Checking It Twice

I took a few minutes to write down all the Christmas gifts I wanted to make this year.  It totaled to be: 10 hats 5 pair of fingerless Mitts 2 pair of leg warmers 1 cowl 1 Throw Yeah, it’s Nov. 5th and I don’t think 1/2 of that will be happening. So, it’s time […]

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