Monthly Archives: September 2011

Round Bottom Knit Felted Bag

After I started knitting a round bag with a round bottom I learned that everyone knits round bags starting with a square or rectangular bottom.  I’m sure there are good reasons for this.  I’m also sure that I’m about to … Continue reading

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Fan or Friend on Facebook

Do you belong to Facebook?  If so you are probably both a Fan and a Friend.  Over 800 million people are active users of Facebook, according to Facebook Stats.  The average Facebook user has 130 Friends.  A Friend has access … Continue reading

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Felted Slippers Finished

These have been described as ugly.  If they only knew they might cry.  So sad.  Perhaps they are just too dark, but they won’t show dirt! Read about my goals for these hand knit slippers in Felted Slippers for Fall.  … Continue reading

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Simple Decor Update

Who doesn’t love simple?  Especially when it’s  home decor we’re talking about.  I enjoy watching shows where designers transform several rooms for only one thousand dollars. They make it all look so easy!  My decor needed a bit of an … Continue reading

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Felted Slippers for Fall

Felted slippers are on my mind as the weather starts to get a bit cooler. Many years ago when I took a knitting class one of the first projects was slippers. I guess it helped us practice stockinet stitch and … Continue reading

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Spiced Pasta Salad a Pantry Recipe

In a previous post I said that I had many “Recipes in Waiting.” Sure I like going to the grocery store and getting the ingredients to try them. But not all the time. Sometimes I prefer to use ingredients I … Continue reading

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Treasuries on Etsy

Etsy is an online marketplace for hand made items.  Treasuries are a collection of 16 items that are put together by color or theme.  All items are chosen by Etsy members,  some Treasuries focus on the seasons and others display … Continue reading

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