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August Helpful Hint: Embroidery

A little Helpful Hint I wrote for the Abuelita’s Knitting and Needlepoint August Newsletter. The above cardigan is Little Kina, an (American Girl) doll sized version of Kina – by Muriela. Kina is a simple top down cardigan pattern and … Continue reading

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Christmas in July?

I help with the Newsletter for Abuelita’s Knitting and Needlepoint and I started a new section called “Gift-ology.”  The idea is to share potential knitting, crocheting, stitching, and craft gift ideas.  I thought that you might to see the ideas … Continue reading

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Down the Drunkard’s Path……Headband

This asymmetrical headband with a quirky name makes a great addition to your wardrobe or gift for a friend. It knits up quickly with Cascade 128 or other bulky weight yarn. The one-by-one cables at the edges and the wide … Continue reading

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No knitting police…. but I want to fix-it anyway

In a previous job, I helped develop and teach several training courses for a large consulting company. Now I use what I learned about adult learners to create my knitting workshops.  For example, I learned there are three main types … Continue reading

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Springtime Loop – Beginning Lace Workshop

There are still a few spaces left in my beginning lace workshop at Abuelita’s Knitting and Needlepoint.  The class is tomorrow from 2 to 4:30.  Call the shop at 626-799-0355 to register and come a bit early to pick out … Continue reading

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