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

Naknicromo Day 24: Favorite Project You’ve Ever Made

This is by far the hardest of the topics. I have a lot of favorite projects but they’re favorites for different reasons.  Top Down Cardigan: This is the first adult size sweater that I knit and wore regularly. I wore … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 23: Favorite Type of Project

It’s confession time! Though maybe not a huge confession. I love to knit socks! Tiny socks! Socks for me. Gift socks. Beaded socks. Fancy socks. Yes, it might be a little problem. All these photos are from an old Flickr … Continue reading

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A Blast From The Recent Past

Last night I had a meeting to attend that I knew would be at least 2 hours long. I needed something to knit. I went digging through my bags looking for something to bring. I had forgotten about these socks … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 22: Favorite Color to Work With

Color is a thing for me. I really like blue and gray and some purple but given my mood and what I’m knitting I could pick nearly any color. I guess a lot depends on what I’m knitting. I prefer … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 21: Share Your Progress

I am both pleased and sad to say that there are only ten more days of Naknicromo. Pleased because I have posted every day and it has really helped having a prompt for the days when I had nothing to … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 20: Tips and Tricks

I’m going to stretch this a little bit. My tip has to do with finding more knitting time. I have tried to gather up my lost minutes and use them to knit. I spend a lot of time waiting and … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 19: More Yarn? Or Less?

I’m afraid I can’t tap dance around this topic. Of course my answer is more, always more. Never ever less.  This weekend is the local yarn crawl. It ran from Thursday through today. I visited two shops on Thursday and … Continue reading

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