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Blog, Fiber Musings / November 28, 2018

How to Eat an Elephant (for knitters)

I’d love to knit that, but… it would take forever.If you’ve ever said these words, this post is for you.I recently started a project that seems like it’s taking a really really long time to knit. At least by my…

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Blog, Fiber Musings / October 30, 2018

Knitting with Colors You Love

What’s a color you love but can’t wear? We all have at least one.There are some shades that just don’t seem to work for me, and no matter how much I love them, I had resigned myself to admiring them on…

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Blog, Fiber Musings / October 10, 2018

What to Do When You Can’t Get Gauge

If you’ve ever sat down to knit a gauge swatch – and I hope you have – you may be able to relate to the maddening experience of trying to get gauge. It might seem like a bit of a mystery, but gauge is really just…

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Blog, Fiber Musings / October 1, 2018

The Best Yarn You Can Afford (knitting on a budget)

I grew up using two kinds of yarn: unmarked mystery balls from my grandmother’s stash, and pastel acrylics that I bought with babysitting money from the quasi-craft section at the hardware store in my small town.True. Story.I wasn’t born a…

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