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Top Five Reasons to Give Hand-Knitted Gifts

1. Where would you rather be on Black Friday: At the mall fighting over the last of the hot whatevers, or on your couch knitting and watching Miracle on 34th street? 2. With just a little thinking outside the box, … Continue reading

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Christmas Party Dress

Elegant Party Dress             (Worked on size 8 needles with worsted weight yarn – Creslan Christmas Ombre here)             Skirt: Go to the library and check out Vogue Knitting (the 1989 edition). Turn to page 144 under “Tulip Lace”. (I … Continue reading

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Christmas Tiger Sweater

Meet Bengalina She’s a standard 17 inch “teddy bear” animal from Animaland, a Build-a-Bear type company. I made her during a school event last year and thought it would be fun to design a few patterns for her. Here’s my … Continue reading

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