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A Glam Gown For Barbie*

Materials: Red Heart sport weight cotton yarn, and whatever this is: (Based on a picture I found on Etsy, I think it might be Plymouth Frizzato yarn. Any kind of short eyelash yarn would probably work.) Bodice: Cast on 18 … Continue reading

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Charlie Chaplin’s Dirty Chores Rag

The place: Rock Valley College, Fall 2009 The Movie:Modern Times The Mistake: I forgot my knitting needles and dishcloth patterns Since I can’t watch a movie without knitting anymore, I ran to the craft store for knitting needles and yarn. … Continue reading

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Knit Gifts: The Lucky Tree Scarf

Several years ago, I made this scarf for my dad for Christmas. In this photo, the oak leaf shadows make a lucky clover pattern on it. It’s adapted from an age-old pattern  called the “English Snuggle-fit Scarf.” Don’t think the … Continue reading

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Pound Puppy U or “Big Chief on Campus”

Pound Puppy Letter Sweater Some of you may recall last year when I designed a Pound Puppies cheerleader outfit for one of my favorite old toys. This football season, I thought it would be fun to make a matching letter … Continue reading

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Webkinz Spring Set

Spring is here early for Topsy Webkinz! Sleeveless Sweater             Tip – For an even edge, slip the first stitch of every row in this pattern             Back:                         Cast on twenty stitches                         Work 1 row knit one purl … Continue reading

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Cell Phone Case to Knit

Cell Sock Materials: 1 ball Lilly’s Sugar and Cream Size 8 knitting needles Divide the Sugar and Cream into 2 equal balls Cast on 14 stitches with 2 strands held together (this is for a 2-inch width phone) Work in … Continue reading

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Valentine Roses

Happy Valentine’s Day! Everything in this picture has a story, but I’m sure you’re most curious about the roses, which are the namesake of this blog and a key part of my avatar as well. The dog clothes can be … Continue reading

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