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I’m working on the pattern for my Embossed Beret, a lace beret accented with beads.  The Beret is knit with worsted weight yarns and size 6/0 or 4/0 glass or...
The last week or so have been somewhat chaotic around my home.  An unexpected surgery for my MIL and now an extended hospital stay.  She is recovering well and we...
This morning we awoke to see some deer in the backyard.  This is not an unusual happening.  There is a mama deer and yearling that have been sleeping in our...
Start knitting a Sweater! I’ve never heard of this day – but it is about saving energy by wearing a sweater and turning the furnace down for the day!  I suggested to...
I had never been to a “Gala” dinner before.  The e-mail from Vogue about the Magic of Mohair Gala said to wear dinner/cocktail attire.  I’m from the west coast – that means clean...
I’m 1st runner up in the Vogue Knitting Magic of Mohair Competition!!  Above is one of the pictures that I submitted originally.  I’ll be posting more pictures as time allows! ...
Two to go!  I’ve just finished the first of the 3 full size shawls that I wanted to do for the retreat!  I’ll get the second one done for sure,...
What does knitting have to do with tea?  For me it is almost an integral part of the process.  When I sit and knit I usually have tea at hand. ...
This is Boxing Week – a time to assess the year before and clear your mind to face the year ahead.  I purchased a Zoom Lens for my camera this...
One that I practise every day in my working and teaching experiences.  But right now – all I can say is that I am glad that this is a very...