Monthly Archives: February 2017

Purple, calms the mind and body

Ombré, adjective, having tones of color that shade into each other, graduating from light to dark1. I’ve always admired the Neighborhood Fiber Company. I first learn about them at Vogue Knitting Live in 2014.  (Yes, this gorgeous yarn has been … Continue reading

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Stand tall, keep your head high and smile. You are a teacher.

Over a year ago, I started teaching beginning knitting at local library. I had way too much stash (still do) and thought it would be a good way for me to clear out the craft room. I was confident in my knitting … Continue reading

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Come Sail Away…

I recently undertook a reversible intarsia baby blanket.  Intarsia is a method of knitting or crocheting with a several of colors of yarn.  A separate bobbin or ball of yarn is used for each area of color. Intarsia creates a pattern on … Continue reading

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