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So long 2020! Make sure the door hits you on your way out!

If this hasn't been the daftest year on record in my lifetime, I don't know what is and hope never to know! Since I'm a year closer to my 8th decade, there's a small-ish chance of that happening. Tfu! Tfu! Tfu! Knit-wise, another big media outlet extolled the benefits of knitting. This time, it's the… Continue reading So long 2020! Make sure the door hits you on your way out!

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So how’s your holiday knitting going?

Many years ago, sometime around mid-April, it occurred to me that life was stressful enough without the added stress of thinking about holiday gifts. Since then, nature took its course and the holidays just kept getting closer. Such cheek! If you're like me, you've probably spent most every Blursday doing anything but knitting holiday gifts… Continue reading So how’s your holiday knitting going?

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A journey of a thousand knits…

It's in the upper 30ÂșC's again here and my Reyna (same yarn, different project) is languishing with about 150 stitches left to bind off. I just don't see that happening until it cools down later this weekend. Just the thought of wool makes me sweat, let alone thinking about cradling a full shawl in my… Continue reading A journey of a thousand knits…