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Fingerless Fun… or Frostbite on your Digits

Southern California Mittens While fingerless mitts will not keep the frostbite away if you live in the frozen north, they work well in Southern California where cold is defined as anything below 70 degrees (or 75 at my house).  A bit … Continue reading

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Bling Bling – Finished Object

Photo Finish Just a quick picture of my Art Yarns Scarf.  Originally it was going to be a gift – but I love it so will be keeping it.  Not only is it beautiful, the yarn is super soft.  This … Continue reading

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Marking My Place

“You only live knit once (unless you make a mistake and have to do it over and over…) , but if you do it right, once is enough .” ― Mae West (adjusted by Kathi) Recently I wrote an article … Continue reading

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Junction Creek Spa Resort – $22 a night

Girls’ Campout and Knitting Sessions After dropping my son off for his backpacking trip I had 4 days to vacation in the Durango before Parent Orientation at Fort Lewis College – (my husband was in NY for business and flew to … Continue reading

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Durango Here We Come… did I pack enough knitting?…

Off to the Wild Wild West Mama is sending her baby out of the nest… This weekend my son headed east to Fort Lewis College in Durango Colorado. Since he is my youngest child I am filled with both sadness and … Continue reading

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Picking Up and Knitting-On

Finishing My Silk Scarf Beachy colors, sand and blue, keep popping in my head to remind me of this summer’s trips to San Onofre where I watched my middle daughter surf. My new design and the creamy yarn  remind me … Continue reading

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Finish Up Spring Knitting…

Spring in Central Park As I mentioned in a previous post, during August I will complete a few WIPs.  Obviously I was diverted by my Crocheting Adventure (Confession: I am still on the adventure and working on a 3rd Owl … Continue reading

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