Monthly Archives: November 2016

Give and Give Again Gifts: Deluxe Addition

Everyone who loves to sew loves to get sewing gifts.  At least I’ve never heard otherwise.  If you found my posts from the last two years  (Give and Give Again Stocking Stuffers for the Sewing Enthusiast and Give and Give … Continue reading

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Uluru Muscari

Happy Turkey Day! Still digging this yarn.  The above picture of the shawl is pretty accurate colorwise.  The yarn might be just a hair more bluish.  This was the second skein of Uluru I found in my tote of “not roving after … Continue reading

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Snowy Day Stitches

Good intentions regarding my WIP list have been nothing but that, until now.  The very first item from the UFO corner, Snowflake Tree by Cathy Bussi, is my current project again.  It’s the perfect project for our first snowy day of … Continue reading

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Imperfect Mathematics

A quick note of catch up.  Sorry about not posting Sunday.  Intentions were there, but then the kids were sick and I was tired and photos didn’t happen and posts weren’t written.  Lots of projects in various stages are waiting … Continue reading

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Secret Blankets

I don’t believe in secret pajamas, just comfortable clothes.  Secret blankets on the other hand, are my dear friends.  My first adult size cardigan is the sleeved circular cardigan by Maz Kwok  Get the details on Ravelry.  My husband says it looks … Continue reading

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Mad Art Skills

Check out that bird.  Clearly, my art skills in the drawing department peaked somewhere in middle school.  A and I are trying to adapt to being a twosome while O is at school.  Today we are down to one vehicle … Continue reading

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Pillowcases Vintage or Otherwise

My second autumn pillowcase (find the first finished here and started here) is finally finished.  These were a gift from a friend and aren’t vintage, but they have been a great option for adding a seasonal touch.  The Birds may be … Continue reading

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