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First Baby Afghan!

I know it’s been forever since I updated this blog, but I’ve got a good excuse. A good excuse in the form of a huge project. Ta-Da! I’ve made a couch-sized afghan before, but never a crib-sized one. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Working with Hand-Me-Down Yarn

A couple of months ago, one of my cousins adopted a baby, and since I’d made toys for my other cousin’s babies (see “Meet Carl”), it was only fair to make one for this new arrival too. I found a … Continue reading

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Meet Carl

For some, the layette is the finishing line on beginning knitting – a sure sign they’re ready to take on intermediate projects as soon as those hand cramps wear off. New births are rare in my family, so I was … Continue reading

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Webkinz Baseball Uniform – Go Cubs!

Baseball Uniform (Worked on size 8 needles)                         Back:                         Cast on 23 stitches                         Knit 3 rows                         Work 11 rows stockinette stitch, starting with a purl row                         Row 12: knit 1, knit 2 together, knit to last … Continue reading

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