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Finally, Sweater Pix!

You know that stupid cutesy saying, "If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." OK, OK, I bow to reality. Tomorrow we are getting on a plane to attend my niece's wedding in Chicago.  I promised myself I'd get the pictures of the sweater knitters posted before the trip.  I'd have had…

Knitting Resolutions (2009 Redux Edition)

On about.com's knitting section, I found a poll for "What are Your Knitting Resolutions for 2009?" OK, so it's a year out of date, but I figure things can't have changed all that much in a year. Here are the results:  two of the more recurrent themes in my own knitting top the list —…

New Year’s Knitting Resolutions

Ho Ho Ho, a belated Merry Christmas to you both and especially, a Happy New Year! I took an inadvertent holiday break last week, because the post I had slaved over all day Tuesday turned out to have — issues. It was going to be a doozy, too, with a video and everything.  But for…

Girliest. Yarn. Ever.

And it's MINE!  Yay! This yarn comes from "Plum Crazy Ranch", and I bought it within 30 minutes of arriving at OFFF on Saturday morning.  The creator said she'd had it hanging up for a year and a half — which at first I thought meant, no one had bought it for a year and…

Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival!

Once again, it’s that time of year — my #1 favorite fiber event, the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival, is this upcoming weekend! Why is it my favorite?  Probably because it was the first one I ever went to, when we moved here from Texas.  You have to understand that handknitting was not nearly as…