Monthly Archives: March 2012

Ribbing Doesn’t Always Follow the Rules

Ribbing is usually used at the bottom of a sweater or on the cuffs of sleeves or the open part of a hat.  It’s a stitch that has some stretch to it.  Ribbing helps us keep our hats on and … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading in March

I love it when an author I enjoy reading comes out with a new series! Ann Purser is the author of what I call the Day Series.  It begins with “Murder on Monday” and continues through the days of the … Continue reading

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Treasuries Spotlight All Unwound’s Knitted and Felted Creations

It’s thrilling that more of my hand knit and felted items have been selected for Etsy Treasuries! Etsy is an online sales site full of handmade or hand crafted items and supplies.  Treasuries are a collection of sixteen quality items … Continue reading

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On My Knitting Needles; Pom Poms or Pom-Poms

A fun trendy twist on scarves has arrived!  The first one made it’s appearance in shades of blue from pale to navy.  Hand knit in 100% polyester,  it is VERY soft and a great choice for those with wool allergies.  … Continue reading

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Laundry Room Redo Parts and Pieces

The parts and pieces of my laundry room redo are starting to come together.  I’ve finally found a hanging drying rack that MAY work.  You may remember the problems with finding a way to hang more clothes;  a very narrow … Continue reading

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