Girly Girl Knit Soaker Pattern in Knit Picks Brava

Today I am marching forward with another project I have made as part of the Ultimate Acrylic Yarn...

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Girly Girl Knit Soaker Pattern in Knit Picks Brava

Today I am marching forward with another project I have made as part of the Ultimate Acrylic Yarn Comparison. The comparison left me with many single skeins of yarn and what better way to use them than with more baby knits? I had only a skein and a half of Knit Picks...

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Free For All Cowl in K+C Smooth

Ever since the day I bought my K+C Smooth acrylic yarn, I'd been puzzling over the perfect project to test it out. I wanted to fully utilize the (2) skeins that I bought. Unfortunately, you can only do so much with 426 yards of acrylic yarn. Well, before my sister had...

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Adorable NICU Crochet Amigurumi Jellyfish

It has been nearly four months since my last regular blog post! Let's just say moving long distance during the pandemic is not something I would recommend doing unless you have to. Even though the blog has been stagnant, I have still been knitting (and crocheting). We...

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The Colorful Nya Mosaic Crochet Blanket

In case you haven't noticed, I don't have many crochet projects posted on this blog. I've been crocheting for the last twenty-odd years. But knitting stole my heart a few years ago, and I rarely go back. But when I do go back, I make blankets! Recently I stumbled upon...

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Mosaic Knitting Blanket in Big Twist Value

Today I'd like to share my first mosaic knitting project! If you haven't heard of mosaic knitting before, it's a surprisingly simple technique for two color knitting. But more on that later! First let me tell you about the Grey Tiles Mosaic Baby Blanket by Nancy Lekx....

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Flax Sweater (for Baby) In Loops & Threads Impeccable

With the Ultimate Acrylic Yarn Comparison (mostly) closed, it's time to start sharing projects for each yarn! First up is a baby sized Flax Sweater (pattern by Tin Can Knits), a great option if you're looking for Loops & Threads Impeccable pattern ideas. Find a...

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The Wheat Top: A perfect Lion Brand Trueboo Knitting Pattern

After about five and a half years living in the Seattle area, I've just about had it with humidity. Yes, I know there are more humid places I could live. But as a Colorado native, I am used to surviving dry summers. Even when it gets hot, your clothes rarely stick to...

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Copilot Cowl for Fingering Weight Yarn

If you have a skein of fancy sock yarn you just don't know what to do with, I've got the project for you - a lightweight cowl perfect for chilly summer evenings. You'll need 100g to knit the full size version, but it's totally possible to knit this cowl with less. I...

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Lina Hat in Louet Gems Sport

Today I have a bit of a throwback project to share. I know the weather is finally warm and you may not be interested in thinking about knitting hats. But the Lina Hat is so gorgeous it's worth mentioning regardless of the weather! Find the link to this amazing FREE...

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Kodiak Cowl in Lion Brand Anya

The Seattle weather has me on an emotional roller coaster. Just a few weeks back I was posting about summer yarns & summer projects. I was feeling so alive! But now the rain is back and I feel like staying in bed. Although the temperature hasn't dropped...

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Yarn [yahrn] n.

An item to which the word "enough" does not apply.