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Knitters Pride Marblz

Knitters Pride Marblz

I love color. Probably not the most surprising statement in the world considering what I do for a living. When I saw the Marblz needles on the Knitters Pride website my heart did a happy dance. So pretty! So many colors! I had to try them out. I wanted to dive right in and get the […]

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Spin Around the World

I had an idea! Let’s knit a scarf/wrap worked from yarns that were spun by folks around the world. Here’s what I was thinking… We spin up some yarn, separate it into smaller increments, ship it all to me, and I send you back the same amount of yarn (in weight) spun by folks from all over […]

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WIP Wednesday: 10/15/14

So. Many. WIPs! I need to have a frog it or finish it session ASAP. I decided to be Velma (from Scooby Doo) for Halloween and knit a pair of knee socks and a sweater. I immediately dyed the yarn and cast on for the socks. Then I thought, well, I should get the sweater […]

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Brittany Birch DPNs

Review: Brittany Birch DPNs

Brittany needles are made well. They’re smooth and light. The wood is a pretty soft natural color. It definitely speaks to anyone that like simple beauty. The hand feel is alright. I like a little more weight in my needles these days, but I could live with the lightness of these if the points were […]

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Review: Knitter’s Pride Carbonz

Knitter’s Pride Karbonz Circulars Rating: *** (3 out of 5) Price (at Yarn.com): $14.95 Visit the Knitter’s Pride Website Purchase Karbonz circulars at Webs Description on the package: “The New Age Needles – made from high-tech carbon fiber. Carbon Fiber: One of the most versatile materials used in the manufacture of the new generation air […]

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Crochet One-Skein Wonders

Book Review: Crochet One-Skein Wonders

I have a pattern published in this book. Yes, I think it’s great that I’ve been published in a real, full color, easily attainable book published by a large company. I don’t plan on letting that get in my way of the book review and also, I am only 1 out of 101 crochet projects […]

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