Tag Archives: yarn

What’s in Store For The New Year

Lots of things are in the works;  I’ve updated my Zibbet shop, ordered new business cards and other goodies, and of course, working on new items for you!  What I’m really excited about is attending VogueKnitting Live! in New York … Continue reading

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How to Unravel Novelty Yarn Without Yourself Unraveling

There have been plenty of times where we start knitting and crocheting with a certain yarn, only to see that the pattern just doesn’t mesh well with that particular yarn.  Last night I was taking a look at one of … Continue reading

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Friday Favorites: a Little R & R

What a week this has been, all I want to do this weekend is kick back, drink coffee, read, crochet a little, and maybe sleep in late. This looks like the perfect spot to curl up in… These coffee cupcakes … Continue reading

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Getting Ready For Fall/Winter!

I’ve already gone through my yarn stash today to see what I have and what I need.  I don’t seem to have much bulky or sock yarn, so that is on my list to get.   I tend to make a … Continue reading

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A Granny in Progress + New Yarns I Purchased This Weekend!

This is my newest granny square blanket I’m working on (I hid the ends very well!). I managed to join the last row of grannys after I took the photo, and now am on to the border, which probably shouldn’t … Continue reading

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So Much Yarn, So Little Time…

I have been trying my best to not go to the craft store to pick up more yarn, but it’s getting more and more difficult when I see such great colors and textures!  Here’s a few that I would love … Continue reading

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Stitching in the Summertime

Given the heat lately, I haven’t been wanting to crochet much with heavier yarn.   Since I don’t like to give up the craft during the summer months, the alternatives to your basic medium worsted weight to bulkier yarns are … Continue reading

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