Monthly Archives: January, 2011

Little socks

I decided it was probably time for me to knit some socks for my daughter. I have made so many for myself, trying out different colors and patterns. There is nothing like a pair of hand knit wool socks for keeping your feet warm in the winter. She likes them and says, “they won’t be …

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Kitchen Scrubbies

I had found some old acrylic yarn down in the depths of my stash, and it was so rough and scratchy and I couldn’t figure out what I would ever knit with it. Being the frugal person that I am, I could not just toss it out.  I decided it was coarse enough that it …

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Fingerless mitts

I absolutely love Fingerless Mitts for the cold time of year. Obviously there are many times when regular mittens are appropriate, but the fingerless type are fantastic for when it is too warm for mittens but too cold for bare hands. Sometimes just keeping even your wrists warm keeps all of you warm! Here is …

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Knitting for friends

One of my New Year’s projects is to try to blog more! I tend to be on Ravelry and Facebook quite a lot, but every time I read blogs I really enjoy them and want to try to make mine more interesting! All hats and mittens for right now! And that is wonderful, because I …

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2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is doing awesome!. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,800 times in 2010. That’s about …

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