Category Archives: mittens

Updates of all kinds.

Hi Readers. A few random updates from the last nine months or so: We sold our house and moved to a much bigger city. You guys, there are TWO yarn stores. In the same town as me. (Go ahead and … Continue reading

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It’s officially cold. This is the time of year when my little cuties start begging for the space heater every morning. They even voluntarily wore ALL their hand-knitted accessories yesterday! (Actually, they insisted on wearing them…and assembling their own outfits, … Continue reading

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selbuvotter resurrected.

Remember when I was making these? (NHM#7 from Terri Shea’s Selbuvotter: Biography of a Knitting Tradition) It was waaaay back when….. no one was reading my blog at that time, so let me remind you. It was the summer of 2007. … Continue reading

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Some unblogged projects.

I made a really cute hedgehog toy for Edda for Christmas. He needs a name. Any suggestions? He’s perched amid some of Edda’s other presents. (The Plan Toys drum has been a big hit! No pun intended…) Also, I made … Continue reading

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My Granny’s Mittens

Easy Fingerless Mitts in Berroco Ultra Alpaca. I almost kept them because they were soooo comfy, but I was a good girl and gave them to my Granny. I’m going to have to make some for myself.

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Christmas already?

I just realized that Christmas is next week and I have one Christmas gift that I haven’t even begun to knit and three that are WIP. Yikes! With that in mind, I naturally began a new project that has nothing … Continue reading

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weird holiday…

I have felt a little out of it and not very Christmas-y this Christmas season. The holiday knitting has been slow and frustrating, and I feel a bit disconnected from everything. So, here is a picture of my sweet doggie, … Continue reading

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