Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

I'm a wife, mother and knitter. Watch out for my pointy sticks.

Making Do

I am a firm believer in just making what you have work. I’m a frugal Yankee from a line of frugal people. So even though my jeans have a hole I just keep going until they’re no longer fit for … Continue reading

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Holiday Q & A For Crafters

I thought it might be fun to ask some holiday related crafting questions. If you’d like to answer in the comments feel free. If you’d like to post the answers on your blog please leave a link in the comments … Continue reading

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When We Last Visited The Sock

The shawl is done and hopefully later today I can find a place to block it. Now that I’ve completed the three big projects for Knights of the Loopy Table challenge I can get to the two pair of socks … Continue reading

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Deja Vu All Over Again

I’m still not done binding off. Wouldn’t you know I caught N’s cold so I’m sick again. My knitting time goes like this: knit a couple of stitches, blow nose, sip tea, sneeze, blow nose, sip tea, knit a couple … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Life Edition

The Husband and I have been playing Pokemon Go for a couple of hours every day. Each day we head in a different direction and explore a bit. Yesterday we visited a cemetery a few towns away. As we moved … Continue reading

Posted in Guilty Pleasures, Knits, Knitting, this place, WIPW | 4 Comments

Spoiled Knitter

Alissa and I decided to do a little pre-holiday swap. Who doesn’t like getting a lovely gift in the mail when you are busy buying for others. Alissa totally spoiled me! She sent me a beautiful skein of Bare Naked … Continue reading

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Here & Now

We survived our time with Santa and the horde of children. I was surprised how quickly we were overrun. The door opened right on time and a whirlwind of families entered and continued for just over 3 hours. There was … Continue reading

Posted in Knits, Knitting, Loopy's Challenge, The Loopy Ewe, this place, Those crazy holidays, yarn! | 9 Comments