Category Archives: crafty goodness

The Kindness Of Strangers*

 Last week I got an email from Chris saying she wanted to send me a project bag for being such a faithful reader of her blog. I was surprised and excited! A few days later a package arrived containing this … Continue reading

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Button Choices

Whenever I pick out buttons it seems like it’s going to be a daunting chore. There are so many to choose from. I kind of dread it. But every single time I go my hand reaches out and pulls from … Continue reading

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FO Friday: For The Ladies

A couple of weeks ago I told you about the mason jar cozy I had made for myself. Well I wanted to share my idea so I made them for the ladies at Knit Night. Everyone seemed pleased to get … Continue reading

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4KCBWDAY4: Color Review

Day Four (Thursday April 25th): Colour Review What are your favourite colours for knitted or crocheted projects. Have a think about what colours you seem to favour when yarn shopping and crafting. Only after writing this part of your post … Continue reading

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4KCBWDAY2: A Mascot Project

Day Two (Tuesday April 23rd): A Mascot Project. Your task today is to either think of or research a project that embodies that house/animal. It could be a knitting or crochet pattern – either of the animal itself or something … Continue reading

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4KCBWDAY1: The House Cup

Day One (Monday April 22nd): The House Cup. A bit like Harry Potter, but not quite, this year’s Knitting & Crochet Blog Week is split into 4 houses. Don your favourite knitted or crocheted hat and let it guide you … Continue reading

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New And Notable

N has a new hobby. He has become ever so slightly obsessed with origami. He has been folding lots of things and even went to a class at the library. His current obsession is paper cranes. He intends to fold … Continue reading

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