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On (and Off) the Needles: Cinnamon Girl Cardi and Trillian

Danny and I are finally all packed for our Central America trip. Our red-eye flight takes off tonight at around midnight. I’m squeezing in a little bit of blog writing time (with old episodes of Larkrise to Candleford playing soothingly in the background) before we head out. I had fun today running around doing some… Continue reading On (and Off) the Needles: Cinnamon Girl Cardi and Trillian

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Back to My Beloved Dye Pots

Oof. It’s been a while since I’ve updated. Time to dive right back in, eh? As I mentioned in my previous post, I spent some time with my parents in Kansas after my granddaddy’s funeral for about a month. While I was there, I dedicated some time to helping my parents sell a few things around… Continue reading Back to My Beloved Dye Pots

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On the Needles: Cardi, Socks, & More Socks

My stay here is Kansas has been sweltering, but full of much needed and hugely appreciated quality time with my parents. I’ve also been able to act as the helpful daughter by working on a few things around the house while I’m here. Last week, I was excited to be able to celebrate my dad’s… Continue reading On the Needles: Cardi, Socks, & More Socks

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Finished Project: Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl

After a bit of binge knitting this week I managed to complete Bethany’s wedding shawl! I started the shawl back in February, and I’ve been working on it a little at a time over the past few months. As mentioned in previous posts, the knitting pattern is called Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl and the designer… Continue reading Finished Project: Hortense Beaded Lace Shawl