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Episode 017 (Slater Mill, Rhode Island, USA)

Episode 017 (Slater Mill, Rhode Island, USA)

Recorded Monday, August 1, 2016 Listen here. Thanks Yous¬† From the¬†Introduce Yourself thread in Ravelry: SweetLoveliknits lucygoose88 FOs Half Double Crochet Beanie by Elizabeth Roggasch (free on Ravelry) – I’ve made 3 so far for the Hats for Grammy KAL for Into the Wool Fiber […]

How to Calculate Yardage of an Unlabeled Skein

How to Calculate Yardage of an Unlabeled Skein

Ever lost a yarn label? Or ever bought yarn without one? Just how *do* you figure out how much yarn you have? Grab a scale and either a tape measure or a niddy noddy and follow me. You may remember that in my post titled […]

Why Handknit Sock Fit is SO Important

Why Handknit Sock Fit is SO Important

I’m a freak show. There, I said it. The truth is – my left foot is noticeably bigger than my right foot. It turns out I’m not alone in this. According to the Healthy Feet Store (which is on the Internet, so it must be […]

Ravelry Queue Management

Ravelry Queue Management

Today I wanted to share some tips that you might find useful for managing your Ravelry queue. This idea came about because, like many of you, I’ve long since acknowledged that my Ravelry queue is more aspirational than reasonable and that I could knit for […]

My Favorite Podcasts

My Favorite Podcasts

I’ve knitted like a fiend for about 10 years now, but it’s really only in the last 6 months that I fell down into the rabbit hole of the online knitting community. The initial part of this journey began when I started listening to knitting […]

FO: Border Socks

FO: Border Socks

I’ve had Mary Jane Mucklestone’s Border Socks from Interweave Knits Fall 2011 in my queue since the magazine arrived three years ago. I showed them at that time to my husband, who said he’d wear in them in the designer’s colors… so they went into […]