Category Archives: Knitting

Last Four Milos for Milo May

Today is the official end of Milo May 2017.  I know it’s June, but June 6th is the anniversary of the date the pattern was released, so Milo May runs from May 1st to June 6th.  I knitted TEN Milos … Continue reading

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Milo May 2017

I’m on my seventh Milo for Milo May 2017!  I’ve got so much yarn and have two long-distance travel days this month, it’s a perfect time to try and beat last year’s number.  I think I made four last year, … Continue reading

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All day crop

I went to an all-day crop yesterday, determined to scrap all the photos I had printed out this summer for Christmas 2011 – 2015.  I make pages for three Christmas albums – mine and my husband’s, my daughter’s, and my … Continue reading

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Cut it Up – Red, White, and Blue

I always associate red, white, and blue with July, I guess because of Independence Day.  Well, that’s our theme this time around at Cut it Up – Red, White, and Blue. You know I’ve been on a clear-it-out kick this … Continue reading

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Milo May

I started knitting when I was in about fourth grade.  My next-door neighbor, an old Italian lady, taught me.  She always held her right-hand needle under her arm for stability.  That wasn’t comfortable for me, but I did find that … Continue reading

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Penguin jacket

My friend and I recently started a little knitting club.  Her daughter requested that we make jumpers for penguins who get caught in oil spills.  Their feathers lose their their waterproof-ness and they get cold; the jackets help keep them … Continue reading

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I also knit

I recently knitted this sweater for my friend and co-worker who is having a baby next month.  I love this pattern and have made it a couple times before.  It really looks great in this color yarn.  I love the … Continue reading

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