Tag Archives: yarn

A-ha purl stitch

I don’t use my knitting looms as much as I should and part of that is only knowing one stitch. The knit stitch. I finally found directions to do the purl stitch. Now my daughter and I can do more … Continue reading

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Crochet beard 2

Since the length of the base was correct, I finished by adding three more rows, reducing a few stitches at each end to make it a little rounder shape. Then I cut several pieces of yarn a little more than … Continue reading

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Crochet beard part 1

I started the crochet beard today. Using the pattern I as a basic guide. I started by making a chain a little over 9 inches long, and marking where I wanted the mouth opening with paper clips. I did a … Continue reading

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Baby shower 2 finished

I always tie quilts I make with yarn. Most people use worsted weight yarn, but I use a baby or sport weight yarn. I start by making a double length of yarn as long as I can handle without getting … Continue reading

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Beer can hat.

This week at school my kids are having a wacky week to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss. One of the days is wacky hair or hat day, so I thought I would share the wackiest hat I ever made. … Continue reading

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Ruffle scarf part 1

I picked up this yarn called sashay on sale about 2 weeks ago. I like the scarf that was shown for the pattern on the yarn wrapper, plus it only takes 1 ball of yarn. I haven’t knit in a … Continue reading

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One done five to go

I finally got finished with the first croc liner! The weather has been getting cooler and that makes it easier for me to want to do something to warm my feet and my kids feet. I will make my son’s … Continue reading

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