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April Showers

Does the saying of April showers bring May flowers include metaphorical showers? Because April so far has been real, real tough. A few weeks ago, we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our cat. I have been devastated ever since. … Continue reading

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Starlight Knitting Society – Shop Review

During the Rose City Yarn Crawl this year, I went to 8 yarn shops in the Portland area I hadn’t been to before. I thought it would be fun to write about some of them! The Starlight Knitting Society is … Continue reading

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More Like Rose City Yarn HAUL

I definitely enjoyed myself on this year’s Crawl. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve already seen these pics but for those of you who don’t, please enjoy my stash enhancement.

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Rose City Yarn Crawl 2018

This weekend was the Rose City Yarn Crawl and despite coming down with a cold, I managed to actually complete it! Thursday I walked down to to a shop near work. Then got hit with a bastard of a cold, … Continue reading

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Jealousy

90% of the people I follow on Instagram are crafty people. Knitters, spinners, quilters, sewers, planner people, etc. Most of the time this is great. I find Instagram to be a nice sea of calm instead of the turbulent, depressing … Continue reading

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Knitting Rules

If you’re here for pictures, I suggest you move along now. Blocks of text more your thing? Then have I got a blog post for you! I haven’t knit much, worked on some socks on the train ride home today … Continue reading

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Knitting Mojo

The last few months I’ve been in a real knitting funk. I fully lost my mojo. I was told a few weeks back that my sister-in-law is expecting the first baby in my husband’s immediate family and LIKE CHILEAN MINERS, … Continue reading

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Sweater!

After several false starts I’ve finally made some progress on a sweater! I’m making a baby sweater so I can see how the whole sweater process works and last night I separated the body & the sleeves and it’s LOOKING … Continue reading

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