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On the Fifth Day of Craftsmas . . .

. . . my true love gave to me: knitted bead wrap bracelets! Okay now before you get all wigged out, let me just tell you that you are going to see pictures of all different ones of these I … Continue reading

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Jimmy Beans Wool in the New York Times

Great article on today’s New York Times website (on one of their blogs) about Jimmy Beans Wool, the LYS (local yarn shop) that could. Take a gander .. . .

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Jewelry Sale Preview

So, as I posted last weekend, my friend Janie Rose and I will be selling our handmade creations at our dear friend Carolyn Pugh’s Skein Lane Studio this Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at 208 Carmel Avenue in El … Continue reading

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California Craftini – Gobble Gobble Edition

STOP THE PRESSES!!!! (As a journalist, I have always wanted to say that . . .) Two yarnistas down in LA are getting together and buying a food truck and turning it into (wait for it, wait for it) A … Continue reading

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Vintage Baby Bed Jacket – The Yoke

Hello! If you’ve been knitting this, you are now ready to joined all these strange parts together – the main body with its attached right front, back and left front, and two sleeves. While all of this is technically three … Continue reading

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Vintage Baby Bed Jacket – Sleeves

Is anyone trying this great pattern? I hope so. If you’ve knit along so far, you are now ready to make the sleeves. Now, this is the part of this old vintage pattern that got a little sparse on the … Continue reading

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Sweetgrass on PBS’ POV – a Knitter’s Must-See

Every fiberista should stop what he or she is doing this Tuesday, July 5 at 10 p.m. and watch the documentary Sweetgrass airing on PBS‘ POV program. I just randomly happened upon it while searching for something to watch while … Continue reading

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