Category Archives: this place

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 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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Happy St Patrick’s Day

Are you wearing green? Have you had your boiled dinner? We don’t make a big deal out of holidays. But next to Thanksgiving and Christmas, St Patrick’s Day is a favorite holiday in our house. I think it’s the food. … Continue reading

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March Snow

The storm started off pretty seriously. Lots of wind, the snow was blowing sideways. It was pretty impressive.  This is right about the time the snow changed to rain. We had maybe 6-8 inches of snow at that point. Shoveling … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 15: Dream Yarn Storage

I am currently pretty happy with the way I store my yarn. In my fantasy knitting life I would have a large third floor on my house. The space would be open and bright (this is a fantasy remember.). The … Continue reading

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The Things You See

I had to run a less than fun errand yesterday. I’m still sorting my parents estates (will this ever end??)and this was related in a way. As I approached the building I was to enter I was greeted by yarn … Continue reading

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