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Quick Winter Headband

  I live in Minnesota. We laugh at winter directly in the face. This past winter, Mother Nature laughed back. It was so cold. It was so snowy. And this was the winter that I took an on-site design contract downtown. You know what’s expensive?

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Copy Cat Christmas Beanie

This year, I finally did something I have been wanting to do for almost as long as I’ve been knitting: Enter a project into the Minnesota State Fair. In the end, I did not place. But I did show. And I got to show of

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Blocking makes it better

In my last post, I showed off my Stormy-ish Sky shawl (so named because I sort of followed the pattern). As I do with each blog post I write, I cross posted to my personal Facebook page in hopes of getting more eyes on my

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Stormy-ish Sky Shawl

You know how sometimes you are hanging out at your favorite local yarn shop with a friend, not looking to buy anything when all of a sudden you see a brand new display of local yarn and see a beautiful plum-colored sock yarn that is

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