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Day 5 Giveaway – ChiaoGoo Blue Flower Knitting Needles

ChiaoGoo Limited Edition Blue Flower Knitting Needles – Size 10 (6mm) Quick! You’ve only got 24hrs to enter!   a Rafflecopter giveaway  

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Double Crochet Giveaway Day!

There won’t be a Saturday giveaway so today we’re going to have two prizes, one each for two different winners! Prize 1: A signed copy of Susan Lowman’s Jewelry to Crochet (Annie’s Crochet)¬†crochet pattern book.   Prize 2: Spry Twist … Continue reading

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I Won & You Can Too – Knitter’s Tool Tin

When Sarah Wilson, aka The Sexy Knitter, had a photo caption contest, my submission won. Now the photo + caption is gracing the cover of one of her December exclusive tool tins. Sarah was kind enough to send me a … Continue reading

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How my traditional crafting is breaking traditional gender roles

I knit, crochet, sew, and embroider. Most people would categorize these crafts as traditional, domestic, and feminine, and your general assumption (no matter how enlightened you are) is probably going to be that someone engaging in these projects is female. … Continue reading

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Perfect Travel Knitting + Kate Atherley Q&A

We went to visit relatives for Thanksgiving. 16 hrs in the car each way. While I stocked up on dvds and audiobooks for the kids, I knew I would need a knitting project to help keep my sanity. After hunting … Continue reading

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Great Gifts for Knitters and Crocheters

Ah, the day after Thanksgiving. I can practically hear the beginning strains of the William Tell Overture as people prepare to converge on their local shopping centers. If you’re shopping for yourself, or for a fellow knitter and crocheter, feel … Continue reading

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Let’s Gift-a-Long

Tonight is the official start of the 2014 Indie Design Gift-A-Long! It’s a 2 month long event on Ravelry featuring massive pattern sales and fun crochet and knit a longs with prizes.   First, from Thursday, November 13th at 8:00 … Continue reading

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Sharing the (link) love

What better way to end the week then with an awesome interview? Penny from Little Acorn Creations posted today about her test knit of my crochet pattern, Diagonally, and an interview. Enjoy!

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Crochet & Knit News

Interesting stuff going on this week: I was on a podcast. Check out my interview on Creative Yarn Entrepreneur where I talk about time management. Krenik is making awesome pen kits. They’re intended for embroidery and needlepoint, but they’ve also … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Felt So Good

Felt So Good: 70+ Felted and Plain Wool Designs for You and Your Home Author: Tone Rorseth Publisher: Seller’s Publishing List Price: $19.95 I’ve got a great giveaway item for this week. If you’re like me, in all your crochet … Continue reading

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