Reckless Knitting

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Vacation Knitting

Why yes, it does cool off enough in the evening to sit on the patio and knit…

Vacation Knitting

Why yes, it does cool off enough in the evening to sit on the patio and knit…

Monster Mash

Recently I participated in a swap on Ravelry. It had been some time, but who can resist a swap that includes monsters?! The guidelines for the swap were as follows:

  • A monster of at least 8″ in size, if smaller a companion may be needed for travel
  • A small tasty treat
  • A little something else to keep you monster warm/entertained during it’s journey to its new home (project bag, crafty items, etc)

I…

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Recent Spins

I think I mentioned not long ago that I had found some time to spin. Here are my most recent spins, I apologize in advance that a few of the pictures are a bit blurry, I desperately need a new camera!

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First up is the fiber that Louet sent me, previously mentioned here.

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The fiber is the Light Coopsworth Roving. It was a dream to spin. Very easy to draft and would be a great fiber for new…

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Last week’s jamicure, while spinning! Pretty nails and champion breed wool ;) #jamberry #orchidombreJN #nailart #nailwraps #manicure

Last week’s jamicure, while spinning! Pretty nails and champion breed wool ;) #jamberry #orchidombreJN #nailart #nailwraps #manicure

Wednesday WIP- Frisson

In March BohoknitterChic held a KAL for her latest pattern: Frisson. Being as caught up as I was in too many other projects, I opted out. I was trying to be responsible and not over commit. Then I started seeing some of the amazing shawls that were coming of the needles for those participating in the KAL. I could resist no longer.

You see, I had this yarn in my stash that had been waiting for…

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Afternoon activity: painting bird houses! Surely this will make spring come #DIY #crafty #kids

Afternoon activity: painting bird houses! Surely this will make spring come #DIY #crafty #kids

I’ve Got Mail!

I’ve Got Mail!

Seriously, the post was good to me this week and last.  Between fiber goodies and nail goodies, I’m one happy lady.

First off, my circular loom arrived for my Golden Fleece journey. It is my first ever Majacraft item and I am very excited. Now I need to get working on my courses so I have some fabulous handspun to warp and weave on the loom!

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Then I received this amazing fiber package from Louet…

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