Knitting Socks

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Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? Well, how about teaching an older person a new knitting method? You sure can! I recently mastered knitting socks on two circular needles. I know others have been making this … Continued

Scarves: Lacy Scarf

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I recently finished this lovely lacy scarf pattern. This was a free pattern from The Robbins Nest in Brighton, Ontario which was one of the stores participating in the South Eastern Ontario yarn crawl this past spring. The yarn was … Continued

The Yarn Crawl

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From April 1, 2019 to May 25, 2019 the South Eastern Yarn Crawl took place. Even though we were away most of April I joined in for the fun and experience. There were 14 local yarn stores participating from Cobourg … Continued

Kids Fingerless Mitts

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I recently knit 2 pair of fingerless mitts for the grandkids out west.  They saw Granny wearing hers each day we were there and wanted some for themselves.  I wrote up a pattern that was scaled down from the adult … Continued

Cozy Feet

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Awhile ago I knitted some slippers from a vintage 1960’s pattern which I’ve had for a long time.  I have seen it for sale on some etsy stores, not sure how you can sell something that was originally free but … Continued

Shawls: Summer Flies

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How summer flies?  It just seems like the season started and now we are into Fall, and the beginning of October.  This summer was hot, humid and extremely dry.  The gardens didn’t do as well and the grass dried up very … Continued

Cute Little Pouch

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This cute little knitted pouch is the perfect stash busting project that you can knit up quickly and save for gift giving later.  You can make it in all different colours to hold all sorts of things and it would … Continued